Tag: "honey" at medical news
Honey curbs bacteria in the oral cavity
The antimicrobial properties of honey
could prove effective in arresting the dental plaq... Research annual meeting this month. An enzyme in honey
that produces hydrogen peroxide is the key to the antimicrobial activity of honey, according to Dr. ...
Bee Venom Effective In Reducing Inflammation
Bees may be of more use to humans than just for honey
find researchers based on findings of a recent study . Low doses of bee venom was given to rats with advanced rheumatoid arthritis. The treatment resulted in // dramatic reductions of tissue swelling on affected paws. Researchers then examined the e...
Fructose is a tricker and not all that sweet!
... findings point that fructose present in fruits//, honey
and other natural sources might be the cause of obesity in subjects. The trick is that Fructose makes beleive that the subject is hungrier than actually being and so the result is that consumption of food increases. The study in animals have revea...
Hangover Can Now Be Cured By Eating A Toast With Honey
...od health benefits of a plate of bread, butter and honey
have been known for a long time. But it not until recently that honey
was found to be an effective treatment for hangover. // It has now been found that a breakfast compr...
Kellogg’s Additions to Wholesome Snack
...vidual pouches which are available in two flavors: honey
oat and brown sugar cinnamon. Each 6.3-ounce box contains six single-serve pouches. Granola has been traditionally known for its wonderful taste as well as high nutritive value. According to Cheryl Dolven, nutritionist for Kellogg Snacks. "With new...
Arrest of Professor over Distribution of Banned Drug
..., and III as well as its ingredients such as salt, honey
and olive oil. The chief executive officer of the institute, Mr Siragi Balinda, claimed that Elahi was given a work permit as a herbalist and the national technical evaluation committee of the Ministry of Health had declared his drugs "safe". Elah...
Study Being Conducted On Treatment Of Cancer patients With Honey in UK
... the Manchester cancer hospital explained that the honey
is believed to have healing powers and the doctors...ed at the hospital on 60 patients is to see if the honey
can prevent infections that are resistant towards antibiotics, like MRSA. It was explained that MRSA...
Honey Works Faster than Antibiotics in Healing Wounds
Some wounds heal faster when treated with honey
than with most modern antibiotics, according to a ...with many antibiotic resistant germs and therefore honey
was once looked upon as a viable treatment. He said, “In hospitals today we are faced with germs w...
Honey is Better than Sugar for Diabetics and Obese People: Study
...t the San Diego State University studied buckwheat honey
and clover honey
from Oregon, cotton honey
from California and tupelo honey
from Florida, reported the online edition...
HP Government to Introduce Sugar Free Herbal Honey Project
...ey. Stevia will change this practice. Sugar free honey
is much in demand by diabetics and those who do not wish to gain weight but at the same time want to enjoy the taste of honey. It is also said to reduce cravings for sugar and fat besides being helpful in controlling blood sugar and high blood pres...
Nepal Uncorks 'Herbal Wine'
...uses 15-16 kinds of herbs along with curd, ginger, honey
and other ingredients to make his novel wine, Thapa told Kantipur daily. The herbs are brought from northern districts like Mustang and Manag, close to the Tibet border. Thapa says he doesn't use any chemicals. There are nearly 1.5 million bottles ...
Breeding success by delving into the honey bee sex gene
...ut a gene called csd, which is a sex determiner in honey
bees. These novel inputs can indeed be ploughed ba...search exclusively dedicated to the biology of the honey
bee. The issue will be available online and in print Oct. 26. Scientists have long known that in ...
Unknown Sickness Kills US Honeybees
... adversely affected the commercial bee keepers and honey
production. Bee keepers have reported a loss of at least half of their bee population. Sometime back, a parasite called varroa mite had devastated many beehives and their populations in US. Though such incidences are common occurrences, the current...
Honeydew Honey Better Than Nectar Honey
...hat are released in the body. The composition of honey
depends greatly on where honeybees collect their r...source of antioxidants, and among honeys, honeydew honey
is the best,” says researcher Rosa Ana Pérez, who works at the Instituto Madrile?o de Investigación ...
Busting the Exam Blues
...amomile tea, with two drops of lemon and a dash of honey
may also help to relax Stay busy ? When not studying, ensure that you remain busy ? Do a bit of gardening or walk among your plants, observing them ? Drawing or painting a picture may also be engaging ? Cook a simple meal for you...
Honey to the Rescue-From Superbugs
...er old truths as Australian scientists now look to honey
as a solution, to fight superbugs such as MRSA.// ...pital in Middlesbrough were inspired by the use of honey
by the aborigines (indigenous tribal people of the continent), who use honey
as a dressing for their...
Chinese Food- a Global Risk?
...ers are paying heavily for it. Chinese shrimps and honey
are banned in Japan and Europe due to extreme pesticides and antibiotics deposits found in it. Cancer causing chemicals found in fishes have led to a ban of turbots in Hong Kong. The problems of the Chinese government are multitude. In order to inc...
Vanishing Honey Bees
...ass exodus would leave the hive to be ransacked by honey
bees from neighboring colonies. But in the new phenomenon it is seen that new bees are hesitant to enter the abandoned hives. There are also no dead bees to be seen around. The occasional ones that are around seem to be destroyed by some disease. Ma...
Honey, I Shrunk The Abscess!
... for promoting good health. The latest news about honey
could leave a sweet taste in diabetics' mouth. R...versity of Wisconsin have discovered that applying honey
on diabetic ulcers could heal the infection and avoid what could otherwise lead to amputation of the...
Shisha Owners Mobilise Against July 1 Smoking Ban in England
...young people who love the apple or other fruit and honey
flavours mixed with the tobacco, the merchants association of Edgware Road in London -- home to many shisha businesses -- has launched a "save the shisha campaign" which has attracted 500 members. A petition on the prime minister's website had reco...