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New Studies on the Healing Power of Manuka Honey

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New Studies on the Healing Power of Manuka Honey

There have been more studies that show us the astonishing healing powers of manuka honey. Scientific analysis that was recently published in the International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents has added further weight to the long-established belief that this type of honey has antibacterial properties. For hundreds of years, manuka honey has been used as a…

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What Does UMF Stand for with Regards to Manuka Honey?

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What Does UMF Stand for with Regards to Manuka Honey?

UMF represents the Unique Manuka Factor part of Manuka Honey, a popular natural health supplement. UMF Manuka Honey is a more potent form of the same product, which contains unique elements not found in more typical versions of the honey. Manuka honey itself derives from trees and bushes found in New Zealand and South Eastern…

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The Bees Knees! Active Honey Can Support Health and Well-being

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The Bees Knees! Active Honey Can Support Health and Well-being

Honey has enjoyed a prestigious place in medicine for thousands of years.  Civilisations from around the world have used active honey to treat a range of both internal and external ailments. This really is one of nature’s most amazing products and thanks to modern research we now know more about how honey can help support health and…

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Antibacterial Soaps-Is it a Good Idea?

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Antibacterial Soaps-Is it a Good Idea?

It’s that time again – flu season! When the weather gets colder, it’s not uncommon for people of all ages to develop runny noses and coughs. Sometimes these symptoms worsen, until you’re bedridden for the week with body aches and a fever from the full-on flu. It’s so important – especially now – to do…

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Improve Your Health With Manuka Honey 16

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Improve Your Health With Manuka Honey 16

It seems that our society is becoming more and more concerned with their health. This raise in concern could be due to the overwhelmingly growing presence of obesity, and the chronic diseases that accompany it. It could also very well be connected to the fact that so much research is being done with regards to…

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Key Essential Oils for Health Improving

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Key Essential Oils for Health Improving

The use of essential oils for health traces back many centuries ago. They have multiple uses in preventing health issues in aromatherapy. Aromatherapy is way of achieving the health benefits of the oils if topical application is not recommended. Depending on the type of oil, essential oils contain antifungal, antibacterial or antiviral oils. Essential oils…

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Health Benefits and Uses for Propolis

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Health Benefits and Uses for Propolis

Representing a form of resin used by bees to seal their hives, propolis has extensive health benefits for users. Its sticky composition can be extracted and broken down into a supplement, or mixed with essential oil and waxes for chewing and application to the skin. Propolis can also be extracted and used as an active…

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