ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

The Amazing Health Benefits of Honey

Updated on October 14, 2013

Honey has been here since the beginning of mankind. Many people don't realise it, but honey is nature's medicine and remedy for us. And this medicine cures and improves all sorts of things. I'll go through a couple in detail in this post.

Honey is a great way to improve stamina and gain energy.

If you're feeling tired, having just one tablespoon of honey can give you a fresh surge of energy. It is the best remedy for those grumpy, lethargic mornings! Honey is also great for improving stamina, endurance, and muscle fatigue. Before you go for a run or a workout, a tablespoon of honey will let you run that extra mile, or do those extra sit-ups! If you're in college, or university, honey can boost your attention span. Honey is a great way to boost your energy in any situation!

Honey can increase the immunity of your immune system.

Honey has antioxidant and anti-bacterial properties which can strengthen your immune system and help it build onto what it already has. Many diseases and sicknesses can be prevented through the use and consumption of honey. If you are feeling sick, or already are sick, try swallowing a teaspoon of honey. Don't take it in all at once, consume it slowly. It will drastically improve your health. Another amazing thing about honey; honey has properties to prevent cancer! Scientists did research and discovered that honey holds anti-tumour properties which enable the person consuming it to have a decreased chance to develop cancer. Honey also helps keep arteries and veins unclogged and clean. Honey also helps lower blood pressure. Honey is by far the best remedy for a broad category of sicknesses. If you are sick with ANYTHING, I strongly recommend you try honey.

Honey can help cure everyday problems.

If you have a cut, scrape, or burn, honey is the way to go. Honey is widely known and considered to remedy a whole bunch of aliments. Strained muscle? Arthritis? Muscle pain? Pain in general? Try honey. Guaranteed to help. Stuck with the flu? Have a soar throat? Honey, please try some honey. Having a hard time sleeping? Honey will lull you to sleep. Got stung by a bee? Honey can even remedy THAT! Honey is simply the ultimate remedy.

So. I hope you learned something from this short, but informative post. I want people to realize the magic that honey really is. It's mother nature's way to help mankind. Honey. Curing mankind since... oh I don't know... 4004 BC?


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • Oilersmyth profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


    • His princesz profile image

      His princesz 

      6 years ago

      Wow great. I love honey!!!:) Informative and useful:)

    • Oilersmyth profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

      It sure is! Thanks for stopping by!

    • theclevercat profile image

      Rachel Vega 

      6 years ago from Massachusetts

      Mmmmm, honey! I love that something so tasty is also considered antibacterial! Nature is great, huh? :-)

    • Oilersmyth profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

      Alcoholic honey? I don't think I've ever heard of that!

    • Joe Cook profile image

      Real Life Stories 

      6 years ago from UK

      Hello. Yes. Some nice facts there. Also, may I suggest, alcoholic honey - meade - is remarkably magical? x


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)