There are 5 very amazing healing honey facts. Honey has some very good medicinal properties. It feeds the good bacteria that is in our systems. Another thing that it does is fight the bad bacteria. It also kills the bacteria that causes dental plaque. It has also been proven to be better than pharmaceutical when it comes to killing herpes.
- Raw honey feeds good bacteria.
- Manuka honey was shown at least as effective as the chemical chlorhexidine gluconate, often used in mouthwash, in reducing plaque formation as a mouthwash.
- Topical honey was far superior to the drug acyclovir (trade name Zovirax) in treating both labial (lip) and genital herpes lesion.
“A 2004 study published in the Medical Science Monitor, showed that topical honey was far superior to the drug acyclovir (trade name Zovirax) in treating both labial (lip) and genital herpes lesion.”