Honey /ˈhʌni/ is a sweet food made by bees using nectar from flowers.
It is a much sought product of nature which almost many wanted to have at home. A very useful thing and many benefits can be obtain out of this liquid substance. Provided by nature for mankind benefits.
A great big business ideas and profits income to some. But there are wise trick these people doing to gain more from this field of trade. They modify the natural essence or content of it to earn as much as what they wanted. Adding sugar is one way. They turn sugar to syrup form and added to it gently. A gallon of honey, don’t know exactly percent of sugar is added. That is business trend. Can’t deny it.
What are the Health Benefits of Honey?
A summarize ideas based upon research on internet to make a brief enlightening help.
- Nature energy booster (beside its great taste)
- Natural source of carbohydrates (strengthen and energies body)
- Reduce muscle fatigues
- Natural sugar (glucose is absorbed by body quickly)
- Keeps level of blood sugar constant)
- Immunity system builder (anti-oxidant and anti- bacterial properties)
- Cleansing Tonic (honey plus lemon and water)
- Anti- Cancer
- Remedy for Ailments (cuts and burns, sore throats, cough)
- Insomnia (milk with honey before going to bed)
- Hearts diseases
- Reduce ulcers and gastrointestinal disorders
- Anti-bacterial and anti-fungal
- Increase athletic performance
- Balance 5 elements (improves eye sights, weight loss, curing impotence, premature ejaculation, urinary tract and disorders, bronchial asthma, diarrhea and nausea)
- Beautiful skin
A very precious God’s given thing to mankind for our health benefits.
How sure that it was not modified by these business manufacturer? Here are some tips to help:
- Dip a piece of match to honey product you bought. The tip of match stich which is being scratch for it to produce fire. Then after dipping, scratch it to side part of the match. If it fires, it’s pure. It has natural alcohol in it.
- Get a clean white bond paper and place a teaspoon of honey on it. If no drippings happen under, it is pure. No water was added on honey.
- Let it stay on refrigerator the whole night. In the morning, take off cap. If the honey has hardened it liquid form, a sugar syrup is added.
Those are some tips for our safety. Honey which has been added sugar or water; all the health benefits are lost. Businessmen gains much money.