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Health benefits for coconut oil. Is it good for thyroid conditions? What else?

is coconut oil good for thyroid

Health benefits of coconut oil. I don’t think there is one person who doesn’t heard this before. Coconut oil is a living legend these days, almost like the so controversial cannabis oil. A panacea, always available to us, yet so unknown. Till now. Because it seems it cannot be hidden from us anymore. 🙂 But while coconut oil has uncountable health benefits, the combination of it with honey has other uses. Also for our health and beauty, of course. Their combination mutually reinforce… Read More

How to treat a dog’s arthritis naturally

treat a dog's arthritis

Treat a dog’s arthritis, don’t let him suffer. He may be old or had a bad injury and now he can barely move. It is known that our conventional treatment (which is not treatment, only relief for the pain) are mainly non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, made of synthetic chemicals, which carry worrisome side effects like liver and kidney damage. If you choose to treat him naturally, there are some options you really should take into consideration. Some of them are quite cheap and include honey, as… Read More

How to treat a dog’s allergies

local raw honey treats your dog's allergies

Your dog might have allergies, infections, kennel cough, digestive problems, arthritis and so many others. Knowing how to treat a dog’s allergies is essential for having a happy pet. And one natural product can help with all of them: honey. I admit, honey is not a normal item of diet for carnivores. Yet, everybody knows how much bears love honey. Winnie the Pooh was not simply invented. But do you know that lions in the wild enjoy honey, too? Health benefits of honey for dogs… Read More

How to treat a dog’s wound

HOW TO HEAL YOUR PET'S WOUND

Anybody with a dog wondered at some point how to treat a dog’s wound. It is quite challenging to treat a sick dog at home. This happens a lot, either because the vet is too far away or because the meds are too expensive. Or, another bad scenario: they don’t work! I know of so many cases of wounds that didn’t heal, no matter how famous or expensive the drugs were. Something happened, the wound got infected, a nasty super-bug interfered… Read More

What is citrus honey?

citrus honey benefits for health

Why citrus? Why not orange honey, or lemon honey? What is citrus honey meaning? Well, we use this terminology for 2 reasons: 1. Because usually there is not only one specific orchard. Different species, hybrids, varieties and cultivars of citrus are all common to Mediterranean countries. They are cultivated for the production of fruits and aromatic essences and are placed next to each other. All their nectar is highly attractive to bees. The honey resulted is called citrus honey. The nectar can come from: oranges, grapefruit, lemons, mandarins, tangerines,… Read More

Heating honey kills enzymes. But is boiled honey toxic?

heating honey kills enzymes

A week ago somebody asked me if boiled honey was toxic. She knows that heating honey kills the enzymes, but also that cooking honey makes it toxic! I was somehow shocked. But then, considering the fear we have come to live in, due to the high level of toxicity found in over-processed food of these days, and also due to some people’s extreme reaction of becoming vegans, totally rejecting processed food, there is no wonder we have come to ask ourselves if it is… Read More