Why honey is effective as a medicine. 1. Its use in modern medicine

publication date: Jan 8, 2010
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Bee World  Vol.80 (1) 1999 pp.80-92
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Article TitleWhy honey is effective as a medicine. 1. Its use in modern medicine
Author(s)Peter C Molan
Abstract

Honey has been used as a medicine for thousands of years and its curative properties are well documented. However, modern medicine turned its back on honey and it is only now, with the advent of multi-resistant bacteria, that the antibiotic properties of honey are being rediscovered.

Keywords Honey, Medicine, antibiotic
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