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Honey for Allergies

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Honey for Allergies and CoughHoney not only spoils our tongue with sweetness. Many of the benefits provided honey for our health. One can help to overcome cough and allergies.
Antibacterial properties
many centuries of traditional medicine use honey for healing. It turns out that modern research proves honey is beneficial for our health. Research shows honey has antibacterial properties. The study ever conducted on manuka honey from New Zealand. The famous honey could actually destroy certain skin bacteria.
In addition, honey also contains hydrogen peroxide which helps healing wounds. The darker the color of honey indicate the greater the antioxidant and antibacterial honey benefits.


Honey for Allergies
One form of allergy is sneezing because of pollen. For these types of allergies, local honey can help overcome them. Honey containing pollen from plants. Many people consider it so pollen enhancing natural immunity to allergic reactions to plant pollen is the same. Eating two to three ta…

Honey vs Sugar

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Honey vs Sugar - What sets it apart? Both sweeteners contain glucose and fructose. But sugar, in the manufacturing process, organic acids, protein, nitrogen elements, enzymes and vitamins in damaged cane, whereas honey, a natural sweetener, only experienced minimal heating. In addition, honey has certain beneficial antioxidant and anti- bacterial properties that are not found in sugar.
The following are three honey nutrition facts that will make you feel better honey:

One tablespoon of sugar or sucrose contains 46 calories, while one tablespoon of honey has 64 calories natural sweetener. Though honey may have more calories, we actually need to use less of it because it tastes sweeter than table sugar. As a result, you will likely consume fewer calories than when using sugar. And in the long run even though honey is more expensive, it may be more economical than table sugar. I was surprised when I first know how many sugars I consume when I drank a can of coke - 10 teaspoons, and 50 gr…

Honey Calories

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Composition and Honey CaloriesHoney contains many minerals such as sodium, calcium, magnesium, aluminum, iron, phosphorus and potassium. Vitamins present in honey is thiamin ( B1 ), riboflavin ( B2 ), ascorbic acid ( C ), pyridoxine ( B6 ), niacin, pantothenic acid, biotin, folic acid, and vitamin K.

Being an important enzyme in honey is enzyme diastase, inverts, glucose oxidize peroxides, and lipase. The enzyme diastase is an enzyme that converts complex carbohydrates (polysaccharides) into simple carbohydrates (monosaccharide). Inverts enzyme is an enzyme that breaks down molecules of sucrose into glucose and fructose. Oxidize is an enzyme that helps the oxidation of glucose to peroxide. Peroxides oxidize metabolic process. All of these substances are useful to the body's metabolic processes.
Calories in honey are very large 3,280 cal / kg. 1 kg of honey calorie is value equivalent to 50 chicken eggs, 5.7 liter milk, 25 bananas, 40 oranges, 4 kg of potatoes, and 1.68 kg of meat. …

Honey Recipe

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Honey Recipes for Weight Loss
Honey, is a good friend that is useful in reducing excessive weight. Why, instead of honey contains a type of sugar that causes it taste sweet? Honey does contain a type of sugar, but honey also contains vitamins and minerals that the body needs. This is one of the advantages that can be obtained from the honey, and not found in sugar.
In his contribution to weight loss, honey has a role to accelerate the metabolism of the body and nourish the body. It means that honey could accelerate the body's metabolism which allows the body to accelerate the burning of fat. Thus, the nutritional content of honey can burn fat faster without causing the body's nutritional deficiencies.

There is a habit of consuming honey according to people can lose weight. The trick is very simple if want to do every day. There is no research that proves the efficacy of this method, but some people feel this formula is very useful for weight loss programs they are running.

To …

What is Honey?

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What is Honey - a LittleBasicInformationAboutHoneyHoney is a natural liquid which generally has a sweet taste of honey produced by bees from the nectar of flowers of the plant ( floral nectar ) or other parts of plants (extra floral nectar ) or excretion of insects.

In honey bee colonies, honey actually serves as the main food for the people who live bees in the colony. However, due to the production of honey bees colonies are generally more than they need, so then humans come to take the excess production food of bees for various needs.

In terms of calorie content of honey is not much different with the sugar, one kilogram of honey can provide about 3500 calories while a kilogram of sugar can give you about 3900 calories. Outside the calories in honey is very different from sugar. Here are the points where different honey with sugar.

Honey does not contain harmful chemicals; almost all substances in honey can be absorbed by the body and only less than 1/200 part honey to be disposed…

Honey for Cough

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Honey for Cough as Natural MedicineIn addition to functioning as a delicious natural sweetener, honey also contains nutrients that are good for health.

Studies conducted at Penn State College of Medicine found that honey can be used as an alternative medicine cough child safe and natural. If children drink honey before bed, coughing and trouble sleeping at night your child will be reduced.

So, honey is better than dextromethorphan, the content of which is commonly found in cough medicines. The results of this research has gained attention since the commission the Food and Drug Administration does not recommend the use of cough and cold medicines in excess in children under 6 years .

In addition to the properties is less effective, various cough and cold medicines could potentially cause side effects. If you have buckwheat honey, it is the best kind of honey for cough.

Special Note: It is recommended that honey not be given to children under 1 year. Why? The body’s immune system has no…

Honey Cake Recipe

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Healthy Honey Cake RecipeIngredients :

    125 grams butter / butter
    125 grams of powdered sugar
    2 chicken eggs
    150 ml of milk
    175 grams of honey
    1 finely grated lemon rind
    325 grams of flour , sifted fine
    1 teaspoon baking powder
    1/2 tsp baking soda
    1/2 tsp ova let

For the garnish :

    200 ml milk shake / whip cream vegetable
    1 tsp orange essence
    150 slices of toasted almonds
    225 grams of refined sugar / icing sugar
    3-4 tbsp water
    red food coloring to taste

How to make:

cookie dough

    Beat the butter , sugar until smooth and pale ova let
    Add the eggs , beat until fluffy
    Combine milk , honey and grated orange peel
    Stir in the flour , baking soda and baking powder
    Pour the batter into the pan size of 20 cm that been oiled
    Bake in a 180 degree temperature for 1.5 hours
    refrigerate cake

Dough ornaments:

    Dissolve sugar with water until the liquid
    Whisk with whip cream , orange essence and food color…

Is Honey Healthy

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Is Honey Healthy for Pregnant Woman? Pregnancy is a natural process that occurs in a married woman, and a very lucky mother are undergoing this process which is a favor from God, because a lot of the wives are with difficulty and in the anticipation of waiting for the growth of the fetus in her womb.
Some people still ask about is honey healthy for pregnant women? While many are recommend honey consumed by pregnant women, because honey is a complete source of vitamins. The recommended dosage is 3 tablespoons twice a day, either taken directly or mixed with water or tea water. In addition to drinking honey, pregnant women should supplement the nutritional needs of other foods. This is so that the pregnant woman and the fetus grow healthy and perfectly healthy.
For that pregnant women should consume various kinds of food are balanced and in sufficient quantities. Pregnant women should be fulfilled the needs iron to prevent anemia (derived from dark green vegetables, tofu, green beans, re…

Honey Health Benefits

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Honey Health Benefits – Anti Cancer Cancer is one of the most deadly diseases in the world. Many people use the honey health benefits do attempt to treat this disease. And many people ask whether honey could be a cure for cancer? To become a cancer drug, honey may not be the right choice, because the nature of honey is as prevention of cancer or tumors. You could get honey health benefits as curative substances for cancer. Dr. Ron Fessenden in Honey Revolution book describes the discovery of honey health benefit that caused by flavonoid. Bioflavonoids are known as antioxidants which have a great influence on the body. Bees have taken the quintessential flower to flower, honey containing flavones that are beneficial to humans as well. When this antioxidant enters the body, this substance will increase the levels of antioxidants in the cells, decrease capillary permeability and prevent it from fragility. Also this honey health benefits is captures oxidant substances and inhibits the body&#…

Local Honey

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Local Honey for Allergies – Natural RemedyFor somebody who experiences with allergic reactions, they could enjoy the actual arrival associated with spring as well as summer. Instead of, playing within the sunshine as well as reveling within the return associated with grass as well as leaves in order to trees. Watering itchy eye, scratchy neck, runny nasal area and head aches are just some of the seasonal allergic reactions that might plague the actual chronic allergic reaction sufferer.
Most people will find antihistamines to manage their signs and symptoms, but modern medicine always give some side effect for your body. The other solution is about revving upward your defense mechanisms for an additional boost associated with protection.
Eating lots of fresh veggies, fruits, and entire grains provides the body with nutritional vitamins and antioxidants that really help your entire body to battle off things that trigger allergies and periodic illnesses.
New research suggest us local hon…

Clover Honey

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Benefits of Clover Honey for Your StomachClover Honey is one type of honey that produced by bees from the nectar of flowers clover. It is known that honey rich in enzymes, vitamins, and minerals. Research shows, the best honey is derived from clover flowers, as in clover honey.
Clover Honey benefits:
• Launching the digestive system, treating constipation and heartburn / gastric ulcer
• Increases the absorption of nutrients in the digestive
• Maintain the balance of beneficial bacteria and harmful bacteria in the digestive
• as a source of energy.
• Sugar substitutes are safe for diabetics.
• dilute phlegm
• watery or purulent wounds heal, because clover honey is hygroscopic (absorbs water). It is also simply by applying Clover Honey to the wound surface.
For your toddler, when first consumption, simply apply once on the lips, if fit and no allergies then be followed by giving 1 teaspoon, once in 1 day. It could be mixed with water or straight, depending on taste. After the match, could…

Honey Bee Extractor

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Advantages of Using Honey Bee Extractor for Farmers
Honey bees have long been known to humans as a source of food
good natural, unequaled for young and old. Honey bee is produces honey, a natural grace amazing because efficacy it has. Honey bees also produce beeswax, propolis, or bee glue, milk, honey or “royal jelly” and manna (honeydew). Manna is defined as food from heaven as delicious. Beeswax is the most excellent and produced by worker bees from four pairs of glands located on the side of the lower abdomen, the peak secretion of the beeswax was when the two week old worker bees. One colony of bees consume about 10 pounds of honey to make 1 kg of the evening which serves to accommodate containers of honey, and in the process to make a perfect nest takes 3 months. Therefore beekeepers extract the honey making honey bee extractor, the completed and harvested honey, can be used again by the bees to store honey container place.

Honey harvesting tool, honey bee extractor, is quite expen…

Honey Extractor

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Introducing Honey ExtractorThe honey collected in the part of beehive that named as honey super. Normally, eight till ten frames were filled in the honey supers. Honey bees collect nectar in the honeycomb of a frame. Beekeeper takes honey supers from the hives and extracting the honey when the supers are full. Just before winterizing the hive, this will takes place in the fall.

A rotating wire basket installed in a drum of honey extractor. The uncapped combs are put in the basket and then beekeeper turns the basket manually by hand or automatically with aid of a motor. Because of centrifuge force, the honey will file out from the combs on to the sides of drum.

Below are two common process to extract honey using honey extractor when harvest time coming.

Frames PreparationTo get the frames from the hive to the honey extractor, beekeeper will need certain equipment. The standard equipment that used while harvest: Helmet or hat and veil, gloves, a bee suit, etc. Other tools that needed while…

Honey for Acne

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Using Honey for Acne Treatment If you’ve got a lot of acne or acne scars on the face, of course you will try every way to make pimples and scars soon disappear from the face. Nature has provided the best remedy for curing acne and skin beauty care.
You can clean the skin holistically using natural products and healthy foods. One of the natural products that can be used to treat facial acne as well as enhance and tighten facial skin is honey. Honey for acne treatment is being the best choice for you.
Honey face mask could used to get rid of acne; acne scars, and reduces redness and irritation caused by acne. Honey contains natural healing properties consisting of enzymes, antioxidants, and anti-bacterial properties that can help cleanse the skin.
In addition, honey is an excellent natural moisturizer. Honey can also reduce excess oil on the skin. Face mask made ​​of honey is very good for people who have sensitive skin. 2-3 times a week using honey for acne face mask, not only will reduc…

Honey Nutrition

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Honey Nutrition Facts Honey is a miracle food product of the nature that has been used since a long time. Even now, the benefits of honey is still used and favored by many people as a source of nutritious food. Nutrition honey contains many vitamins and minerals that are very useful for human health. For this reason the human use of honey for a variety of purposes, such as drug and cosmetic ingredient mixture.

Honey bees get nectar from its host plant flowers to produce honey. In addition to producing honey, bees it also plays an important role in the pollination process in plants. The bees will help bring pollen and pistil, so that pollination will occur as a series of regeneration of many plant species. Without the help of bees, many plants will go extinct because the regeneration process will stop when the pollination does not occur.

Honey bees will take nectar from flowers and mix it with enzymes to form a unique chemical composition of honey. Nectar itself is composed of sucrose a…

Honey Mask

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Eliminate Acne and scars with Honey MasksIf you’ve got a lot of acne or acne scars on the face, of course you will try every way to make pimples and scars soon disappear from the face.
Nature has provided the best remedy for curing acne and skin beauty care.
You can clean the skin holistically using natural products and healthy foods.
One of the natural products that can be used to treat facial acne as well as enhance and tighten facial skin is honey.
Honey can be used as a face mask to get rid of acne; acne scars, and reduces redness and irritation caused by acne. Honey contains natural healing properties consisting of enzymes, antioxidants, and anti-bacterial properties that can help cleanse the skin. In addition, honey is an excellent natural moisturizer. Honey can also reduce excess oil on the skin. Face mask made ​​of honey is very good for people who have sensitive skin.2-3 times a week using honey as a face mask, not only will reduce acne and scars, but it will also make the ski…

Honey Cinnamon

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Honey Cinnamon Mask for Facial Acne Treatment 2 The benefits of honey for facial acne following is one of the benefits of honey to restore your face from acne problems that can clean as before. Honey is very good for our skin, do not be surprised if a lot of people now who used honey for beauty treatments, especially to get rid of acne.

Having acne is very disturbing appearance. We are so insecure and not confident anymore when spots acne spots adorn the face even if you do not ever squeeze pimples with your finger or fingernail. Feared it would aggravate acne because there are germs or bacteria on the fingernails or hands.

Benefits of using Honey Cinnamon for Facial Acne By using ingredients honey, we're going to make a mask for acne skin care. With a combination of cinnamon and honey, a mask is proven to eradicate acne. But keep in mind, if your skin is sensitive, you should try this little mask on other body parts before using it on the face. You can also reduce the dose of cin…