Benefits of Bee Honey
A great tasting storehouse of goodness, its natural carbohydrates make Bee Honey a tremendous, quick-energy source. Forever
Bees make honey by traveling from flower to flower, removing the rich nectar, storing it briefly to mix with their enzymes, then depositing the honey in their hives. Throughout the ages, honey has been recognized as a premium natural food – a storehouse of nutritional goodness and easily digested.
Honey contains many ingredients needed to maintain good health, including 78% sugars (glucose, fructose and sucrose), and other minerals, vitamins, enzymes, proteins and amino acids.
Forever Bee Honey contains only natural ingredients. This great-tasting, nutritious sweetener is loaded with nature’s goodness, containing approximately 70 calories per tablespoon. Easy to digest and rich in carbohydrates and the minerals calcium and phosphorus, Forever Bee Honey is a quick and nutritious!
Honey helps increase energy level in the body; natural sweetener, dressing wounds, speeds up the healing process.
Just some months ago, a Nursing mother who mistakenly sat on Pressing Iron while preparing to go to her place of work very early in the morning , sustained a serious burnt on her Bom -Bom, (Ouch…That Hurts!)
She was rushed to Igbobi Teaching Hospital in Lagos Nigeria and after the Doctor treated her, they recommended she gets a special type of honey which is the FLP Bee Honey if she wants her burns to heal fast.
Thanks to the Internet and our Health First Pro.com , she was able to get it from us and she was ever grateful to us weeks later because it WORKED for her!
Other Potential Benefits:
Hot flushes and fevers:
Honey has been used for the treatment of typhus fever with a degree of success. Hot flushes as every woman knows can be an embarrassment. The mixture prescribed here should be taken in small doses until fever or hot flush subsides. Gather 175g (6oz) of angelica roots, thinly sliced added to 1 litre of boiling water.
Allow to stand for thirty minutes. Strain the water and add 100ml (4fl oz) of honey, the juice of two lemons and a tablespoon of brandy.
Honey has a sedative quality, which quietens the body. For a good night’s sleep drink Aloe Blossom tea sweetened with honey. You really will get a good night’s sleep.
Sweeten one cup of Aloe Blossom tea with one teaspoon of honey. Add a couple of fresh mint leaves to add a bit more interest to the drink. Drink before retiring.
Sore throat gargle
Honey is one of the most useful ingredients for sore throats. Almost all preparations that have been prescribed will contain some addition of honey. Its powerful antiseptic and soothing qualities makes honey the natural ingredient to use in sore throat remedies.
Sip a tablespoon of the following recipe before going to bed and also during the day when you feel the need to ease your throat. Blend together two tablespoons of honey, with two tablespoons of glycerine, two
tablespoons of lemon juice and one teaspoon of cider vinegar. Blend all the ingredients together.
Breath deeply, hold your breath, and swallow one teaspoon of honey mixed with white wine vinegar.
To counteract the fattening effects of over-eating and to make a controlled effort to slim, it is necessary to reduce the intake of food. Honey is ideal to help the slimmer reduce weight without the trauma of worrying about over-eating all the time.
Reduce the size of each meal and when the meal is ended take one tablespoon of honey. This will give the feeling of fullness. If desired, the honey can be mixed in a tumbler of hot water.
Those who suffer from hay fever will convince you that there are fewer ailments that are more distressing. The sufferer should eat honeycomb each day to alleviate the condition. If honeycomb is not available then two teaspoons a day of ordinary honey will help.
If you are prone to hay fever on a regular onset, try taking the honey treatment three months before the season begins. If your symptoms are severe then it should at least reduce the symptoms.
Haemorrhoids can be painful and at the very least, uncomfortable. To effect a cure for haemorrhoids, make up a paste and apply it to the affected area three or four times a day. Regular drinks of apple juice sweetened with honey will also help to ease painful haemorrhoids.
To 25g (1 oz) each of marshmallow, root of bistort and cranesbill add one teaspoon of honey and a little Aloe Lips Balm or petroleum jelly to make a paste.
Inflammation of the joints
Bathe the inflamed limb in honey-water. Allow it to soak for ten minutes. If possible use it in a hot bath.
Use honey and watercress juice in equal quantities. Make a thin paste and spread on the affected part of the skin. Leave for two hours and wash off with rose water. Repeat daily until the discolouration disappears.
Here is a quick pick me up, for the sportsman or sportswoman to replace energy fast. It is also ideally suited if you are not well and have lost your appetite.
- 1 cup of milk
- 1 tablespoon of honey
- pinch of nutmeg
Heat the milk, stir in the honey. When the honey has blended with the milk sprinkle the nutmeg over the top.
Beat one tablespoon of freshly beaten corn-oil with one egg yolk. Add one tablespoon at honey and mix to a smooth paste. Apply with a soft brush or cotton wool. Leave on the skin for fifteen minutes. Wash off with rose water.
Massage this preparation into the scalp with the fingertips once a day. You will be amazed at the results.
- 1 teaspoon of honey
- 6 tablespoons distilled water
- dash of olive oil
Rub the cream on the elbows and arms. Massage the area to make sure the cream is well rubbed in.
- 1 tablespoon of honey
- 1 tablespoon of lemon juice
- 1 tablespoon of pressed safflower oil
- Thoroughly mix all ingredients together before using.
For those unfortunate enough to suffer from gallstones, they have every sympathy. Always consult your doctor first. A juice that is well worth trying has been around for many decades and must be of some benefit.
- 25g (1 oz) of dandelion root
- 25g (1 oz) of parsley root
- 25g (1 oz) of lemon balm
- 15g (1/2 oz) licorice
- 15g (1/4 oz) ginger root
- 1 litre of boiling water
Simmer all the ingredients in the boiling water until it is reduced by half. Pour the juice into a bottle through a strainer. When cool drink a glassful sweetened with honey every two hours while the problem persists
Honey makes an excellent mouth wash due to its antiseptic properties. Rinse the mouth with half a glass of honey water with two tablespoons of cider vinegar added.
Eat a soft boiled egg, then four teaspoons of honey. A sweet honey drink helps raise the low blood sugar level induced by excessive consumption.
Dr Oluf Martensen-Larsen, a leading Danish expert on alcoholism, suggests that honey helps sufferers sober up twice as fast and lessens the effects of alcohol on the body. Honey’s thick, sticky consistency apparently blocks the route for alcohol fumes to the brain. Honey also helps settle stomach problems caused by