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How is manuka honey tested? Can we trust those tests?

tests done to check is manuka honey is real and not toxic

What are the tests needed to confirm the authenticity and quality of manuka honey? There are 9 tests that are done today to confirm the authenticity and quality of manuka honey: Content of leptosperin; Concentrations of DHA; Concentration of MGO; Concentration of  HMF; Forecast of MG, NPA + HMF; Color & Conductivity; Minerals, Trace elements & heavy metals; Content of tutin; C4 sugars. All these are done by specialized laboratories and producers should all take these tests to ensure the safety and quality of… Read More

The celebration of manuka honey. Is MGO700 better than MGO300? Is manuka honey toxic?

MANUKA HONEY CAN BE TOXIC BECAUSE OF ITS TUTIN CONTENT

Manuka honey is the most wanted honey these days. Is it that good? What MGO is better? How about the cases of poisoning with manuka honey? This article talks about all of these. Is manuka honey really that good or only marketing for another money-bringing industry? Is people buying less manuka honey? Not by far! New Zealand’s honey exports have grown from $NZ81 million in 2008–09 to $NZ187 million in 2013–14. So why the need for a sumptuous celebration? Because… Read More

Neem and neem honey: unbelievable health benefits! Another panacea from India

neem honey health benefits

Neem – another miracle of India. Another panacea. It is said that it has the same benefits as Echinacea and Goldenseal. While it is mainly used for skin conditions like acne, psoriasis, eczema, dryness, itchiness, wrinkles, warts, skin ulcers, it is also considered to help a lot with diabetes, arthritis, chronic fatigue, and more. Neem tree Botanical name: Azadirachta indica A. Juss Other names: Neem, Margosa, Neeb, Nimtree, Nimba, Vepu, Vempu, Vepa, Bevu, Veppam, Aarya Veppu or Indian-lilac Native to: India, Nepal,Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, islands located in… Read More

Here are my best 2 recipes for December. One for the body, one for the soul!

honey garlic lemon baking soda for cancer and diabetes

When winter comes we think of hot wine. With cinnamon. Basically of lots of food. Well, no matter what you eat or drink, don’t give up the wine, that’s for sure! Winter won’t taste the same without it. Here is a recipe which uses garlic, lemon, honey and baking soda, to give you a teaspoon of health that you would love. And keep you from getting as big as a Christmass tree! (Because of the good food, of course…) Ingredients:… Read More