How Would Pioneers Treat a Scorpion Bite?

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Pioneers would treat a scorpion bite by using a plant known as Western Mugwort. The plant is found near the western part of the country. They used it in different forms. These included its use as a poultice, or in tincture form.
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Scorpions don't bite they sting with their tails. A pioneer would not have found a scorpion since they are not found on the plains. HAD they gotten stung they would have wrapped the
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Of the 1500 scorpion species, the vast majority are only capable of producing a local reaction similar in scope and effect to a bee sting. Only around 50 species are known to produce
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1. Stay calm and examine your dog for the presence of the scorpion’s stinger. If the stinger can be located, prompt removal can lessen the severity of the symptoms. The stinger
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Not medical advice. 1.Wash the area of the scorpion sting with soap and water. 2.Apply a cool compress on the area. Ice, "More?"
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