Honey is a sweet liquid made by bees using nectar from flowers.
Raw honey has been used as a remedy throughout history and has a variety of health benefits and medical uses. Most off the shelf honey is pasteurized. The heat kills unwanted yeast, can improve the color and texture, removes any crystallization, and extends the shelf life. Many of the nutrients are also destroyed in the process.
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A good source for antioxidants
Raw honey contains an array antioxidants. Our honey has as many antioxidants as fruits and vegetables. Antioxidants help to protect your body from cell damage due to free radicals.
Free radicals contribute to the aging process and may also contribute to the development of chronic diseases such as cancer and heart disease. Research shows that antioxidant compounds in honey called polyphenols may play a role in preventing heart disease.
Acts as anti-bacteria
Research has shown that raw honey can kill unwanted bacteria and fungus. It naturally contains hydrogen peroxide, an antiseptic. Its effectiveness as an antibacterial or antifungal varies depending on the honey.
Treatment for wounds
Honey is used in hospitals to treat wounds because it’s been found to be an effective germ killer and also helps in tissue regeneration in burns.
Studies have shown that honey can reduce both healing time and infection.
Remedy for sore troat
Do you have flu? Try a tablespoon of honey. Honey is an old sore throat remedy. Add it to hot tea with lemon when a cold virus hits you.
It also works as a cough suppressant.