honey http://kalw.org en Try this for your seasonal allergies http://kalw.org/post/try-your-seasonal-allergies <p>A spoonful of sugar may help the medicine go down. But what if the medicine itself were sweet?</p><p>People have taken honey through the centuries as a treatment for a variety of ailments &ndash; including as an allergy suppressant. But can something that tastes that good really be a medicine?</p> Tue, 17 Apr 2012 17:57:26 +0000 Steven Short 9221 at http://kalw.org Try this for your seasonal allergies The secret life of beekeepers http://kalw.org/post/secret-life-beekeepers <p><em>Bay Area beekeeper Marina Shoupe is a member of the San Francisco Beekeepers Association, and she&rsquo;s one of two women in the group who remove unwanted beehives. The process is known as &ldquo;extraction.&rdquo; Shoupe told KALW&#39;s Steven Short about the first time she had to answer a call for extraction. She ended up getting way more intimate with bees than ever before.</em></p> Fri, 23 Mar 2012 00:12:27 +0000 Steven Short 7943 at http://kalw.org The secret life of beekeepers