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TO GO WITH China-medicine-science-bee,FEATURE by Neil CONNOR In a... News PhotoBeijing,Doctor,Healthcare And Medicine,Horizontal,Medical Clinic,Medicine,Photography,TweezersPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPTO GO WITH China-medicine-science-bee,FEATURE by Neil CONNOR In a photo taken on August 2, 2013, doctor of traditional Chinese medicine Wang Menglin uses tweezers to hold a bee at his clinic on the outskirts of Beijing. Patients in China are swarming to acupuncture clinics to be given bee stings to treat or ward off life-threatening illness, arthritis, and cancer, practitioners say. More than 27,000 people have undergone the painful technique -- each session can involve dozens of punctures -- at Wang Menglin's clinic in Beijing, says the bee acupuncturist who makes his living from believers in the concept. AFP PHOTO / Ed Jones (Photo credit should read Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)