Posts Tagged ‘honey’

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    Propolis as good as chlorhexidine against tooth plaque

    March 22, 2016 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    What is Propolis? Propolis is a natural anti-bacterial substance made by bees from tree sap. Bees use the resin to seal tiny gaps in their hives. It’s been used as a healing agent for thousands of years stretching back to ancient Egypt and Greece whose...

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    Honey and the antibiotic time bomb

    May 28, 2014 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    The antibiotic time bomb is big news. Bacterial resistance to antibiotics is only part of the picture. In 2013 both the US and the UK governments published reports on antimicrobial resistance (this includes viral, fungal and parasitic infections that are...