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Sidr Honey

sidr honey benefits for health

Even more expensive than manuka honey, Sidr honey has gained a lot of popularity these days. The Arabian world doesn’t trust it for nothing. It was mentioned in the Qur’an, and the prophet recommends it for any kind of illness of the body. ‘Honey is a remedy for every illness and the Qur’an is a remedy for all illness of the mind, therefore I recommend to you both remedies, the Qur’an and honey.’ It is claimed to be good for liver… Read More

Tualang honey benefits for health

tualang honey benefits

Honey benefits for health are well-known today, especially those of manuka honey’s. But only a few of us have heard, for example, of tualang honey, which has exceptional health benefits for our health. The School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, has researched tualang honey the most. Its studies have been published by The Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences. In May 2013, they published the “Review of the Medicinal Effects of Tualang Honey and a Comparison with Manuka Honey”. Although the health benefits of Manuka… Read More

Tualang honey. What is tualang honey?

apis dorsata on a nest in taulang tree

One of my friends asked me the other day “What is tualang honey? Like a tree honey? Well, not quite. The tree is offering a sort of shelter, a place for a safer home for the bees, but the honey is made from all the flowers of the jungle. So, here is the answer: The tualang honey is a multifloral jungle honey, produced by an Asian type of bee called Apis dorsata, in nests hanging from the high branches of the tualang… Read More

Ikaria honey or What is the secret for a long life?

ikaria honey holds the secret for a long life

Greeks seem to know what is the secret for a long life! Ikaria honey. And coffee. And tea. Long naps. And wine. 🙂 Ikaria has become a really intriguing island. It is one of the few places in the world where people live longer than the rest of us. If we ask them how they do it, they will say that it’s the air, or the sun, the wine or the tea. Some scientists say it’s because of the coffee, and… Read More

Onion and honey: a natural remedy for bacterial infection!

fight infections with honey and onion

Combining onion and honey we get a natural remedy for bacterial infection. Have you heard this sentence before? Probably not, because science has merely started to study our old folk remedies. They now rediscover the way we should combine food to get the maximum health benefits. I have recently read a page on how an incredible marathoner, with the healthiest lifestyle possible, got diabetes. That type of diabetes that only gets worse, no matter what pills, shots or food someone can… Read More