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It is best if you buy locally grown organic raw honey whenever you can. Locally grown because it’s produced by bees which are from the environment in which you live. It is always best to grow or consume foods from the area in which you live as they contain the immune stimulating properties needed for your body to adapt to its environment.
Fresh raw honey will also be tastier, and more potent. And, when you buy from independent farmers and beekeepers you help keep them in business, which is good for your economy.
Health Benefits of Honey
Taking organic raw honey is a healthy way to get an energy boost. Its carbohydrates supply us with energy and strength. It can boost your endurance and reduce muscle fatigue.
Raw honey is the concentrated nectar of flowers that comes straight from the extractor; it is the only unheated, pure, unpasteurized, unprocessed honey. An alkaline forming food this type of honey contains ingredients similar to those found in fruits, which become alkaline in the digestive system.
It contains vitamins B1, B2, C, B6, B5 and B3 all of which change according to the qualities of the nectar and pollen. Besides the above, copper, iodine, and zinc exist in it in small quantities. Several kinds of hormones are also present in it. Approximately one half of the human diet is derived directly or indirectly from crops pollinated by bees. Today honeybees are an essential part of a healthy agriculture economy.
Honey is a great aid in relieving morning sickness, reportedly even more effective than traditional soda crackers. It is also good for sore throats including laryngitis and pharyngitis.
Honey and cinnamon can help in many areas including relief from bladder infections, arthritis, upset stomach and bad breath. It is even supposed to be able to slow down hair loss.
Raw honey can be used as a medication for men with problems of impotence and women with problems related to infertility. Warm raw goat milk and raw honey is believed to increase sperm count considerably.
A salve made of honey, for diabetic ulcers, has been proven effective when other topical antibiotics are not well tolerated. It can be applied to eczema, canker sores or bleeding gums.
Honey and apple cider vinegar can be used for many ailments like stomach aches, constipation and even migraines.
Honey and lemon goes to work in the body shifting the extra fat stores, thus making it usable energy for regular body functions. And, honey is cholesterol-free. It reportedly can even help to keep cholesterol levels in check.
Raw honey has a viscous texture due to its low water content. It also establishes a poor environment for bad bacteria to grow, and is a good natural preservative.
Raw honey is a remarkable natural substance that is receiving a lot of well deserved attention. Remember that it’s best to use locally grown raw honey, when possible. Seek out local markets for organic goods to get the freshest products. Support your local independent farmers; helping them to stay in business is good for them and for your economy.
Often asked, “What is RAW HONEY?”
Simply it is any honey product that has not been heated or pasteurized in the process of removal from the comb or in packaging.
Raw Honey provides a great source of vitamins, pollen, and essential amino acids. Honey Bees work hard providing us with the healthiest, sweetest product on earth.
“The Bee Charma” is a part-time business that is passionate about breeding and keeping of healthy locally raised honey bees. Working hard to collect from the hives locally produced raw honey, bringing the best that nature can provide through this marvelous creature called the “honey bee”.
Looking for our honey, you can find us at these locations!