Manuka Honey earns a place in our super food hall of fame due to the impressive physical health benefits it gives you. Most honeys (with the exception of ‘hip hop hunnies’) are good for you, but Manuka takes the royal crown.
Here are 5 great reasons that you need to be grabbing yourself a jar of Manuka Honey…
1 The common cold
Forget about the flu jab, Manuka honeys immune-boosting capabilities help make it an excellent pro-active answer to a very common problem. Just two to three teaspoons a day will keep those annoying winter blues in check. Just in case you’ve already come down with a nasty virus, then a nice hot drink of water with a teaspoon of Manuka Honey will have you feeling chipper in next to no time.
The perfect substitute for typical medications without the nasty side effects!
2 Helping to make IBS way less Irritating!
If you are suffering from Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) then I definitely won’t have to sell you on this one. Laboratory tests have shown that Manuka Honey (taken orally) can reduce colonic inflation and protect against structural damage. And we know how important it is to have a happy colon!
3 An All Natural Cough Remedy
Maybe you have noticed the number of non-prescription cough syrups are honey flavoured? There’s a very good reason for this, honey contains hydrogen peroxide. However, Manuka Honey works much better, not only because of its unusually high levels of hydrogen peroxide, but because it also contains numerous bioactive agents which are missing from lesser honeys.
4 Immune system Boosting Qualities
Laboratory tests demonstrate that Manuka Honey includes properties the can enhance the production of cytokine. These essential proteins help to support a more healthy immune reaction within our body.
This, combined with the higher nutritional value of Manuka honey makes it a powerhouse for improving the immune system, helping to protect you from diseases as well as keeping the body’s most vital system in perfect condition.
5 Reduces Balding
Manuka Honey is full of amino acids, nutrients and B-complex vitamins, all of which are food for the scalp! Simply blend a teaspoon of Manuka Honey with a gentle conditioner to stimulate and nourish the hair follicles and put a stop to pre-mature thinning hair.
Manuka Honey is not just excellent news for your hair at the root end, it’s also excellent for the tips! The hygroscopic characteristics of Manuka Honey helps to prevent split ends and frizz!
There are several more benefits attributed to this extraordinary super-food. Click here to discover more ways Manuka Honey will improve the quality of your life, how to use it properly for each benefit and how to incorporate it into tasty recipes that will benefit the whole family.