Manuka Honey

Things that you can do to help with a sore throat

Sore throats are one of the most unavoidable health issues that everyone has to deal with unfortunately, however, with our years of experience with our customers suggestions and our own experiences, we’re hoping that these few suggestions can help alleviate your discomfort. The causes of a sore throat Generally speaking, most sore throats are caused by cold & flu viruses. Other reasons could be: smoking cigarettes – damages the back of your throat and windpipe with the smoke and nicotine allergies to pets – an antihistamine response or sensitivity to pet hair & dander. muscle strains from yelling or talking loudly – straining those vocal cords and drying out the throat Gastroesophageal reflux disease (Acid reflux) – high levels of stomach acid expelling through the top of the stomach into the windpipe & throat There are some serious causes of sore throats too, such as tonsillitis or tumours but let’s…

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What makes Manuka Honey better than Regular Honey?

What makes Manuka Honey Manuka Honey? Manuka bushes are native to New Zealand. The pollen from this unique plant provides key amino acids and antibacterial properties that are unique to Manuka Honey.  Manuka Honey also contains a significant level of methylglyoxal which has been scientifically proven to fight against bacteria including the superbugs of H-pylori, MRSA, e.Coli and C-Difficile. All honey has active enzymes that have some antibacterial properties but the properties from the Manuka bush mean that Manuka Honey just super-charges those potent enzymes.  Manuka Honey and Manuka Oil have been traditionally used by the native Maori population for generations in their native medicine for all types of illnesses and ailments.  In fact, until Manuka Honey was identified as a superfood, a lot of native farmers in New Zealand would feed Manuka Honey to their pigs (obviously some of the luckiest pigs out there)! Over the last 15 years,…

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