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Honey Heals! Researcher details antibacterial power of honey

By | June 27th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Research undertaken by Dr Shona Blair at Sydney University has shed some light on the unusual antibacterial activity of certain types of honey, leading to a greater understanding of the ability of some honeys to kill pathogenic bacteria and promote wound healing. In a study, the potent Leptospermum honey, made from jelly bush flowers and [...]

Bee Cancer Free? Honey-bee products studied for anticancer potential

By | June 23rd, 2015|HNU Archive, Uncategorized|

Bee products including propolis, royal jelly and honey could one day be used to help prevent cancer, say Croatian researchers. They report that these bee products significantly decreased tumour growth and spreading of the cancer (metastasis) in mice when they were applied orally or by injection. Nada Orsolic and colleagues tested both the preventative and [...]