Fratellone Medical Associates

OCTOBER 12, 2017 MANUKA HONEY

My son, eat thou honey for it is good. ” Proverbs 24:13

The manuka tree ( Leptospermum scoparium ) is one of the most therapeutic healing honeys there are. It hails from New Zealand and Australia. It is very expensive. The honeybees from these countries are the most prestine.  Manuka contains antibacterial , antiviral and antifungal properties. This honey is used top treat wound infections and burns in these countries.  Studies have been done , researched and published for Manuka honey for purulent infections, cellulitis, and skin ulcers. There are some remarkable healing cases. It has been used on infections with E coli, MRSA, cipro  resistant pseudomonas infections

It has been published that the anti bacterial properties for Manuka is from a protein called defensin-1.

Until tomorrow…