If you have this condition you could not be a beekeeper.
Melissophobia is the unreasonable fear of bees. As with any phobia condition this can be treated. Usually by being gradually exposed to the fear so you feel less anxious about it. This is generally known as desensitization or exposure therapy.
The guy who sat on an open hive with his pants off for dare certainly didn’t have a fear of bees!
No one enjoys being stung as stings can be painful particularly on certain parts of the body. I seems that the worst parts of your body to be stung are, upper lip, nostril, cheek, palm of your hand and arm pit.