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2012-03-08 16:25:00

For years the scientific community has regarded Manuka Honey to possess remarkable antiseptic qualities, however, recent medical research confirms multiple health benefits not previously revealed about one of New Zealand´s most potent medications. Popular health and wellness online portal BeWellBuzz.com along with supporting research from multiple research scientist show that Manuka Honey could very well be a new wonder food to cure multiple medical afflictions. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB)...

2012-02-01 09:44:25

Manuka honey could help clear chronic wound infections and even prevent them from developing in the first place, according to a new study published in Microbiology. The findings provide further evidence for the clinical use of manuka honey to treat bacterial infections in the face of growing antibiotic resistance. Streptococcus pyogenes is a normal skin bacterium that is frequently associated with chronic (non-healing) wounds. Bacteria that infect wounds can clump together forming...

2011-03-16 00:00:31

What's in manuka honey and what happens when you combine it with sea produce? The results may surprise you. Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (PRWEB) March 16, 2011 Australian formulators were taken by surprise after recently launching the world's first manuka honey and seaweed skin creams. ...Customers started testifying to pock mark, sun spot, scaring, acne, rosacea and other skin ailment reductions. When asked what's producing these unexpected results the creators responded, "Manuka honey...

2009-09-07 08:22:04

Manuka honey may kill bacteria by destroying key bacterial proteins. Dr Rowena Jenkins and colleagues from the University of Wales Institute - Cardiff investigated the mechanisms of manuka honey action and found that its anti-bacterial properties were not due solely to the sugars present in the honey. The work was presented this week (7-10 September), at the Society for General Microbiology's meeting at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh. Meticillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) was...

2008-08-28 15:01:07

By PRESTON, Nikki Sugar may be a diabetic's worst enemy but honey could be their best friend, thanks to a manuka-based antibacterial patch launched in New Zealand this month. Bay of Plenty-based honey company Comvita has spent five years developing the dressing, which contains manuka honey gelled with sodium alginate - an ingredient extracted from seaweed, after buying the patent off Waikato University in 2003. The patch was developed the Honey Research Unit at Waikato University....


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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