What is Manuka Honey used for ?
Firstly did you know thats New Zealand law prohibits Manuka Honey Companies from making and health claims about Manuka Honey. There is are medical grade manuka honeys made and sold in new zealand even those as far as Im aware cant claim health benefits. So in full disclosure everything you read below is just general public’s thoughts and medical studies that you can choose to believe or not and have no legal proof behind them and cant be used legally by Manuka honey bee Keepers to promote there products, but we would like to point out to potential New Zealand Manuka Honey Customers and hopefully big Pharma wont get upset 😉 .
Anyway in order to find out what people are using Manuka Honey for we had to search around youtube and google to find out thru forums and videos what studies have been done and what the general uses people were using manuka honey for here are some of the things we found ..
Manuka Honey For Acid Reflux
There are many mentions that the honey is effective in treating reflux, as well as what we mentioned before in our article about Manuka honey for children and the overall balancing off the digestive system. Its also said Consuming Manuka honey can help heal intestinal and stomach imbalances, for example Acid reflux and small intestine bacterial overgrowth often affects a person at the same time. Because of Manuka honey’s high antibiotic properties, it is regarded by many also as the best treatment for bacteria related conditions such as SIBO. Reminder for all of these if you want to try Manuka to help with some form of health issue we would recommend spending a bit more and be sure to buy a medical grade manuka honey
Manuka Honey For Eczema And Ance
Manuka honey is also widely used to treat eczema and acne. While there are no clinical studies to back these claims, the healing and antimicrobial properties of the honey has been claimed to do wonders against these skin conditions. There must have been over 50 videos of young girls and doctors doing Manuka honey mask videos on youtube and other video platforms, Seems the most effect was simply applying a medical grade manuka honey on the affected areas to help fight against eczema and acne, with many if not most showing outstanding results worldwide.
Using Manuka Honey On Wounds
People also were using manuka honey to treat wounds, burns, and even ulcers for fast healing. Because of the honey’s rich anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and antioxidant properties, its also thought of as an effective way of preventing infections in patients suffering from venous ulcers.
Manuka Honey For Gingivitis and Tooth Decay
That’s right and surprisingly to me also when researching this but studies have shown that manuka honey can also treat tooth decay and gingivitis. Sucking or chewing on a manuka honey product can reduce bleeding, as well as lower the amounts of plaque. It also contains phosphorous, zinc, and calcium, which are vital nutrients for oral health.
Manuka honey for sinusitis and Allergies
Manuka honey has also been used for relieving chronic sinusitis and allergies. Consuming honey on a regular basis can reduce your need for allergy meds and get rid of your seasonal allergies. There are also some people who said that manuka honey assisted them in getting a deeper sleep. When added to milk during bedtime, its thought the body is able to release melatonin better into the brain to help the person sleep deeper.
Who would have thought there was so many things honey can help us with but reall i guess all the clues are there when you look for them ..
Thing about it most of us know or have been told by our parents weather its a myth or not that honey is the only natural thing no germs can live in and even when we look at the 2 most famous books of all time the bible and the koran both books mention to us honey and the healing powers of it ..
Proverbs 24:13 – “Eat honey, my son, for it is good; honey from the comb is sweet to your taste. 14 Know also that wisdom is sweet to your soul; if you find it, there is a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off. ” …….Proverbs 16:24 “Pleasant words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.” – The Bible
Surat An-Naĥl (The Bee) – سورة النحل And your Lord inspired to the bee, “Take for yourself among the mountains, houses, and among the trees and [in] that which they construct. 16:69 Surat An-Naĥl (The Bee) – سورة النحل Then eat from all the fruits and follow the ways of your Lord laid down [for you].” There emerges from their bellies a drink, varying in colors, in which there is healing for people. Indeed in that is a sign for a people who give thought. – The Koran