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HEALTH BENEFITS & MEDICAL USES OF HONEY

THE HEALTH BENEFITS & MEDICAL USES OF HONEY

The health benefits of honey have been documented in early Roman, Greek and Islamic texts, and philosophers of ancient times like Aristotle referred to its healing qualities. Honey has high levels of glucose, fructose, sugar, minerals, and it possesses antibacterial and antiseptic properties. In the Old Testament, King Solomon advises his son to eat honey “for it is good”. Modern science validated the historical claims that honey can be used medically, and managed to find useful medical applications for honey. Honey is found helpful in preventing acid reflux (GERD) and infantile gastroenteritis. Honey can shorten the duration of infantile bacterial diarrhea, and it may safely be used in oral rehydration solution as a substitute for glucose. There are cases in …

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