Tag: "honey" at medical news
UW study tests topical honey as a treatment for diabetic ulcers
...first randomized, double-blind controlled trial of honey
for diabetic ulcers. Eddy first successfully used honey
therapy a few years ago with a patient who was facing amputation after all medical options had been ...
Honeydew honeys are better antioxidants than nectar honeys
...s one source of antioxidants. The composition of honey
depends greatly on where honeybees collect their r...source of antioxidants, and among honeys, honeydew honey
is the best, says researcher Rosa Ana Prez, who works at the Instituto Madrileo de Investigacin y De...
Plant-derived omega-3s may aid in bone health
...t in both diets. They appeared in walnut granola, honey
walnut butter, walnut pesto and as snacks. The ALA diet also contained flaxseed oil to increase the ALA content of the diet. Other sources of ALA, such as canola oil, were not used in this study. Blood tests screened for two biological markers of...
Healing honey: The sweet evidence revealed
...olled clinical trials strongly support the use the honey
in wound care; the trials may not have been double...lind testing would be difficult to achieve because honey
is a very recognizable substance. Molan concludes, "the barrier to using honey
that has existed for...
Many new immigrants to US change diet -- and not for the better
Coming to the land of milk and honey
can be hazardous to new immigrants' diet and health. So says Ilana Redstone Akresh (pronounced AY-kresh), a visiting professor of sociology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the author of a new analysis of dietary assimilation and...