Raw honey has been proven to have numerous health benefits. They include the following:
Manuka honey decreases the development of dental plaque and gingivitis.
It can also be used topically to heal various types of wounds such as bed sores, leg ulcers, fistulas, cracked nipples, surgical wounds, cuts, puncture wounds and even burns. Heating honey decreases its antimicrobial properties. Children under 1 year of age should not consume honey, however using honey topically is fine at any age. When purchasing honey get the unprocessed Raw honey.
Info provided by: Judith A. DeCava, CNC, LNC
In good health,
Shana Burns, CN