Honey is a Superb Food Item
Honey for your good health
Honey. We know what honey is. It’s a dense liquid sweet food for all. It is one of nature’s wonders. From prehistoric age people use honey as food and medicine as well. It’s Indian name is ‘Madhu’. It is collected from beehives. Bees collect nectar from fruits and flowers then the nectar is processed in their body to honey and finally they store it in hives for their new coming babies. But the honey is highly nutrient food for human babies too as well as people of all ages. So, we should take honey as our regular food item.
Honey helps us prevent diseases. It helps us building internal immune system strong. It contains lecithin which can dissolve LDL which is responsible for blood pressure, heart attacks and brain strokes. It contains iron which helps grow blood cells. So an anemic person who has low blood pressure can take honey regularly. It strengthens the white blood cells in body to fight against germs and bacteria. Honey can relieve you from constipation. Taking two teaspoons of honey with lemon juice in a glass of water before breakfast can relieve you from constipation. Honey can be used as sedative in sleeping disorder. Before going to bed have a glass of lukewarm milk mixed with two teaspoons of honey. When you are dieting you can add honey to your food list easily for good result. It is a quick source of energy. It has the power to decrease your hunger for food. Ultimately you can lose extra weight easily. It is used in treatment of gastric or peptic stomach ulcers. Honey contains calcium which can help children build their bones and teeth perfectly. Honey also acts as an antioxidant. I’ve proved it that honey can stop hiccups all at once. It reduces coughs. It helps improve eyesight, so one who works sitting before computer can take for regular basis. Consuming one teaspoon of honey can lead us a long-lasting healthy life. Honey can be used for good mental health. Its ingredients help you become calming natured. It reduces stress.
Composition: honey is composed of carbohydrates, glucose, fructose, sucrose, maltose and minerals like potassium, sodium chlorine, sulphur, iron, magnesium, calcium, phosphate, zinc. It contains vitamin A, B complex and vitamin C. It’s flavor and odor depend on flowers the bees gather the nectar from.
You can buy honey from your local store or buy online from amazon store. Amazon provides you honey with reasonable price and variety of collections. You can select a Wedderspoon Raw Organic Manuka Honey Active 16+, 17.6-Ounce Jar or Wholesome Sweeteners Organic Fair Trade Raw Honey. Raw honey is more nutrient than processed honey in any sense. Processed honey loses some necessary ingredients in it. Those lost ingredients help fighting against germs and bacteria. So, I’ll advocate for raw honey to buy so that you can have the full nutrient factors stored in honey.
Honey can be used for external use also. It can be used for wounds, burns and skin conditioning such as facial masque.
So, have the wonderful taste of honey.