Picking up some at the local farmers market tomorrow!
This is my first Spring here – I couldn’t find any when I arrived last June
Whether against sore throats, infected wounds, or upset digestion, the health benefits of honey have been demonstrated time and time again.
By Nancy Eischen
Spring brings a picture-perfect day. You’re enjoying yourself on a well-deserved vacation. Then you fall, a victim of loose gravel. Your leg is a mess. At the local hospital, you’re given a cream to apply two times a day to keep infection at bay. Returning home after a week of pain and aches, your leg isn’t healing as it should. A call to the local herbalist or homeopath, and it’s suggested that you apply honey to the wound. That’s too simple. “How can honey do anything to help this?” you ask. The reply, “Honey not only can heal, it will improve your overall health.”
Sweeteners come in many forms, but no other has the health benefits of honey. It remains the one confection offering life-giving qualities…
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