Monthly Archives: November 2010

European Parliament in urgent call to save Europe’s bees

The European Parliament has issued a call for the EU to step up support to the beekeeping industry when the Common Agricultural Policy is next revamped. Read more

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Ancient Egypt’s natural beauty tips ‘still work today’

Natural beauty recipes first written in Ancient Egypt millennia ago still have applications today, reports the Daily Mail. Read more

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Importer of illegal honey gets 18 months in prison

In a case that highlighted the practice of so-called honey laundering of adulterated and sometimes even antibiotic-tainted imported honey, the former president of a Chinese honey company was sentenced today to 18 months in federal prison. Read more

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Brazilian Propolis Effective Against Bacteria That Cause Tooth Decay

A New Type of Brazilian Propolis: Prenylated Benzophenones in Propolis from Amazon and Effects Against Cariogenic BacteriaFood Chemistry, Volume 125, Issue 3, 1 April 2011, Pages 966-972 Read more

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Propolis Non-Toxic for Fish

Long-Term Effects of Propolis on Serum Biochemical Parameters of Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Article in Press Read more

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