Benefits of Active Manuka Honey

Health & Wellness Benefits of Manuka Honey

  • Promotes general wellness & overall digestive health
  • Oral health, reduces oral pathogens in plaque
  • Soothes sore throat, protects against common cold
  • Relieves sinus infection when used with nasal rinse
  • Relieves mild digestive upsets, indigestion, gastric reflux
  • Healing of stomach ulcers, and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Acne treatment, complexion enhancing facial use
  • External wounds, even those with antibiotic resistant bacteria such as MRSA
Great tasting, natural food, no side effects

Active manuka honey is a great alternative to, or compliment to, traditional medications.  It can be enjoyed daily, as part of an overall wellness approach, or taken in response to specific health issues.  

Links to some interesting articles

We have included a series of links to some of the more recent, more comprehensive research and news reports that we have come across.  Each of these links will take you off of our website and we do not take responsibility for the content on the linked sites.

 Science & Medical Research

Researchers conclude Manuka Honey inhibits growth of Cancer Cells: 2013 published study results:  

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0055993

Team of scientists in Australia & New Zealnd summarize the state of the science with regard to Manuka Honey "No Longer So Alternative"; 2016:

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4837971/

Researchers publish on antibacterial properties, and potential medicinal uses of honey, with emphasis on Manuka honey; 2011.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3609166/

Research team in 2013 performs an in-depth study of Manuka honey with different Methylglyoxal levels, studying the effect on inhibiting bacterial growth:

http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0055898

Research report finds Cdifficile is appreciably susceptible to Manuka honey and this may offer an effective way of treating infections caused by the organism.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3669629/

News Articles & Medical Reporting

Story about Tom Lloyd, man who credits manuka honey with saving his leg from rare infection.

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/medicine/news/article.cfm?c_id=255&objectid=10566663

Manuka Honey: 2012 Fox News article: "Topical aid for skin enhancement and healing." By 

http://www.foxnews.com/health/2012/02/28/manuka-honey-topical-aid-for-skin-enhancement-and-healing/

Discussion about recent research study on use of manuka honey against MRSA & other "superbugs."

http://www.nhs.uk/news/2011/04April/Pages/manuka-honey-mrsa-superbug-bacteria.aspx

BBC 2004 "Harnessing Honey's Healing Power."  Dr. Peter Molan

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/3787867.stm

PRWEB March 2012 overview of health benefits of manuka honey.

http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/3/prweb9264235.htm