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Propolis Has Favorable Impact on Fish

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Cuba Plans Production of Bee Propolis Pills

Cuba is planning to produce bee propolis for oral and vaginal use, reported Radio Rebelde on Thursday. Read More

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Is your manuka honey really worth the money?

Over the past few years, manuka honey from New Zealand has earned a reputation as a bit of a wonder treatment. Read More

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Daily hit of honey good for you, beekeepers hear

A spoonful of honey brings metabolic stressors down and with it the chances of developing diseases such as diabetes, Alzheimer’s and osteoporosis, says a leading honey researcher. Read More

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Bee product helps fight cancer

A bee-derived product manufactured by Manuka Health New Zealand, in Te Awamutu, is helping international researchers in the fight against cancer. Read More

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New Zealand not allowing new poison for bee mites

An environmental regulator which controls hazardous substances has knocked back a chemical company’s bid to import an organophosphate poison to kill varroa mites in beehives. Read More

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Kitchen honey better at healing burns than standard NHS treatments

Treating a burn with honey from the kitchen cupboard may promote faster healing than a surgical dressing. Read More

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Arizona company tries to amp up honeybees

The Buzz reported Friday that beekeepers nationally are continuing to lose an alarming percentage of the bees they use to commercially pollinate crops. (…) One Arizona-based company, however, says it has a solution. MegaBee: The Tucson Bee Diet is a … Continue reading

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Sweet success of honey beats bugs in hospital tests

For several years experts at the University of Bonn in Germany have been experimenting with “medihoney” – a blend of two types of honey with especially potent healing powers. Read more

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Honey, it shrinks the pain

“There is no way I would let anyone treating me or my loved ones put anything except honey on our wounds,” says Dr Shona Blair, a post-doctoral microbiology researcher at the University of Sydney. Studies shows that honey has anti … Continue reading

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