How honey helps fight antibiotic resistance

Our grandmothers have extolled the medicinal virtues of honey, for everything from cold and sore throats to colitis and even diabetes.

16 Indians arrested in Nepal for selling spurious honey

Nepal police on Saturday claimed they had busted a group involved in making spurious honey by arresting 16 Indian nationals.

Believe it or not food facts

It`s easy to be a foodie, but it is vital to know certain facts attached to food items.

Benefits of honey for skin care in winters

Honey has been hailed as a moisturiser and antiseptic for skin as it is a natural antibacterial, making it great for acne treatment and prevention.

Eight effective home remedies for Asthma

Asthma is the number one cause of chronic illness in kids, affecting more than 5.5 million children. Researchers and scientists across the world are engaged in discovering effective treatments for Asthma. But other than that, there are a number of home remedies you can try to ward off attacks and alleviate symptoms.

Diwali: 3 easy tips to protect your hair from smoke, pollution

Diwali brings lot of smoke and pollution, thanks to crackers but an expert suggests that coconut, honey and less use of hair styling products can make hair strong during such occassions.

Honey, the skin saviour

Honey is seen as an ideal natural ingredient to do away with skin dryness and there is more to this sweet kitchen ingredient.

Excessive consumption of cola or honey can cause unusual fainting

Drinking excessive amounts of cola and eating honey made from the pollen of Rhododendrons can cause unusual syncope (fainting) and symptoms of arrhythmia, a new study has found.

Cure acne without elaborate face packs

Face packs made from a concoction of natural ingredients can clear off acne from your face. Single ingredients like unprocessed honey, toothpaste and vinegar can also do the job well.

Honey to the rescue of people in Maoist-hit district in Jharkhand

Overcoming fear for Maoists, people in the extremist-hit Latehar district are now looking up to the administration for support in enhancing their income through honey extraction.

Tea, honey may help combat resistant superbug

Tea contains compounds called polyphenols that have health benefits including their ability to kill micro-organisms.

Honey eases cough symptoms in kids

Giving a teaspoon of honey to a child with a cough before they go to bed can ease their symptoms and help them sleep more soundly.

Health benefits of honey

Due to its numerous health benefits, honey has been used in Ayurveda medicine for at least 4000 years.

Tip for healthy digestion

Drink a glass of warm water with a little honey and lemon juice on an empty stomach in the morning. Follow this with a warm, freshly prepared breakfast.

Honey helps reverse bacterial resistance to antibiotics

A study has found that honey could help in clearing chronically infected wounds, and even in reversing bacterial resistance to antibiotics.

Spoonful of honey boosts energy

Ancient Greek athletes consumed honey to boost their energy and performance levels during Olympics events as it contains glucose and fructose, known to produce tremendous reserves of glycogen in the liver.

Vomiting

Vomiting: ½ gram of ground cardamom, mix with 1 tsp. honey and have it slowly. And / Or drink Club Soda with some salt and black pepper powder added.

Spoonful of honey boosts energy

Having a spoonful of unprocessed honey before bed can support your brain function.

Honey should not be heated above body temperature

Honey should not be heated above body temperature (40 degrees C) and therefore should not be used in cooking or baking.

Researchers certify healing power of honey

Honey has the power to heal wounds faster, besides making them smaller, says a new study.