What is the treatment of scorpion sting?

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We use Western Mugwort, a plant that grows all over the western U.S. It can be used in tincture form or as a poultice, as well as internally. My husband, an herbologist, has been stung 29 times by the centuroides scorpion (rock scorpions don't count). He has experimented with many different remedies and mugwort is his favorite. If you are out hiking and get stung, look around for a mugwort plant, chew up some of the leaves and hold them against the sting.
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How did the pioneers cure scorpion stings?

In order to cure a scorpion sting, you would most likely want to wash it thoroughly with soap and water, and also put ice on it. Most scorpion stings are not fatal. The an

How did pioneers treat scorpion stings?

Identify the sting. If you have pain, burning, a little swelling and slight numbness, you can treat the sting yourself. However, if you experience hyperactivity, blurry vision

Why do scorpions sting?

It is their primary method of killing their food before consuming. The claws are used to pin prey down. While the poison in the stinger either immobilizes or kills their prey.

What is the treatment for a scorpion sting?

We use Western Mugwort, a plant that grows all over the western U.S. It can be used in tincture form or as a poultice, as well as internally. My husband, an herbologist, has

Does a scorpion die after it stings?

Scorpions do not die after they sting or bite. When a scorpion pinches you, it doesn't hurt you. When I got stung, the scorpion was too small to see. Often, they don't die unl

How does a scorpion sting you?

thay have there tial at the end and put it for would and sting and kill it's pray and eat it i think... bye tia gammanpila loged on