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How to treat and cure a scorpion sting- 5 Natural Home Remedies you Must Know!!

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Scorpion stings — although painful — are mostly harmless. About 30 of the estimated 1,500 species of scorpions can inflict potentially fatal stings. In the United States, only the bark scorpion, found mainly in the desert Southwest, has venom potent enough to cause severe symptoms. Elsewhere, lethal scorpion stings occur predominantly in Mexico, South America, and parts of Africa, the Middle East and India.

Scorpion stings are most serious in young children, older adults and pets. In the United States, healthy adults usually don’t need treatment for scorpion stings, but if your child is stung, seek immediate medical care.

Symptoms of a Scorpion Sting

Most scorpion stings in the United States cause only minor signs and symptoms, such as pain and warmth at the sting site. The venom of the bark scorpion, native to Arizona, New Mexico and Africa(Nigeria), is more toxic and can be life-threatening, particularly in children.

Mild signs and symptoms might include:

  • Pain, which can be intense
  • Numbness and tingling in the area around the sting
  • Slight swelling in the area around the sting

More-severe signs and symptoms might include:

  • Muscle twitching or thrashing
  • Unusual head, neck and eye movements
  • Drooling
  • Sweating
  • Vomiting

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  1. Onions is also a good home remedy for scorpion bite, it was what I used when I had the sting on me then in my secondary school.

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