Hello honey bees,
Honey is produced by bees all over the world in honey Combs after feeding on plants sweet secretion through different enzymatic processes.
WHY IS HONEY VERY POWERFUL?
Below are some reasons why honey is very powerful:
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I know you have heard it many times that honey contains ANTI-OXIDANTS and I also understand you might not know the meaning and sometimes, it’s embarrassing to start asking ” what are anti-oxidants” when everybody is shaking heads like they know what it is.
So let me explain… Follow me carefully;
ANTI-OXIDANTS stops OXIDATIONS from occurring in the body (don’t worry what oxidation is). Oxidation produces free radicals that affects or destroys the cells of your body.
So in summary, Honey possesses anti oxidants that kills or stop the production of harmful substances killing your body without you knowing. For example, high blood pressure. It lowers it through it’s anti-oxidant property.
2. ANTI-BACTERIAL PROPERTIES
3. WOUND HEALING PROPERTIES
4. SPERM PRODUCTION
This is easy to explain. I wrote a post on it already. To know more about this, you can read more HERE!
Know that sperm grows and multiply well when there is excess zinc, vitamin E and Vitamin C in the body and these are abundant in honey.
Imagine now mixing honey with milk and take regularly?!!!!!
5. HUMECTANT PROPERTIES
Now, You cannot experience all these benefits of Honey if what you use or consume is FAKE HONEY.
HOW TO RECOGNISE ORIGINAL HONEY
1. THE WATER TEST
If you pour an original honey into cup filled with water, it will sink and sit at the bottom.
However, if the honey is fake, it will just mix with water and smear the cups edges
2. Turn original honey placed in a jar upside down and it won’t run out. It will either run off very slowly while fake honey with run off quickly out
3. FLAME TEST
Another way of differenciating them is to dip a match coated end into honey and strike the match stick to light.