Honey Discovered To Be Useful In The Treatment Of Cough
According to studies conducted in the United Kingdom, honey and over the counter drugs should be used first for the treatment of a cough because they have been found to be more effective than antibiotics. Most of the time antibiotics do not improve a cough as most people expect, it normally improves on its own…
Ingesting honey, lemon juice after swallowing button battery reduces injury
A team of ear, nose, and throat (ENT) specialists has demonstrated that eating honey after swallowing a button battery has the potential to reduce serious injuries in small children. Based on findings in laboratory animals, the research suggests that this common household product may significantly reduce morbidity and mortality from highly caustic batteries. Because of…
Nigeria has potential to produce 20m litres of honey annually – Expert
Mr Dauda Abbas, the official in-charge of Apiculture at Audu Bako College of Agriculture, Kano State, says Nigeria has the potential to produce 20 million litres of honey annually. Abbas made the disclosure in Katsina on Monday in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). He spoke to NAN after a three-day training on…
Top home health remedies that work
This natural sweetener may work just as well for a cough as over-the-counter medicines. That could be especially helpful for children who are not old enough to take those.
Ginger tops herbal ‘cures’ for sore throat
It is usually associated with dry and cold conditions. A sore throat is pain, scratchiness or irritation of the throat that often worsens when one swallows.
Top 20 genetically modified foods, products
The debate over the safety and labeling of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) rages. TYwenty seven different countries have banned GMOs and 50 others across the globe have insisted on product labeling.
Beekeeping: Scooping gold from the hives
Honey is famous for its nutritional and medicinal properties. Consequently, many people use it for different dietary purposes. For health reasons...
6 Health Benefits Of Honey
The benefits of honey go beyond its great taste. Honey has a long history as a natural medicine, used to treat ailments of the internal organs and the skin. It has been valued as a natural sweetener long before sugar became widely available in the 16th century. Honey is particularly healthy when used instead of refined…