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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience in Family Medicine
Maybe wound healing: Although this isn't conclusive, and like all supplements/otc/"natural remedies", this is an industry that isn't well regulated - meaning you can't alw ... Read More
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A 74-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aaron Ament
57 years experience in Psychiatry
Qualified yes: Honey is good for you in moderation - if you aren't diabetic or pathologically overweight.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Generally safe: Raw honey takes advantage of the fact that honey is naturally antibacterial. Most honey degrades by crystallization rather than decompostion or mold ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
34 years experience in Wound care
Honey Wounds: Honey products have been used for centuries. There are several medicinal honey products on the market today. Using store bought honey is frowned upon ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Mildly antibacterial: and easily digested. OTOH, it IS sugar, which is categorically bad for you. And it can harbor certain spores so not always good.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
17 years experience in Family Medicine
It does so by: Honey will soothe the irritation of the upper airway which can help decrease coughing triggers. Do not give honey to anyone less than 1 year of age.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
No endorsement: The physicians here do not endorse any products. But, honey is 100% sugar. High content sugar diets lead to diabetes and/ or obesity. I would not wa ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience in Internal Medicine
It might!: it helps IRRITATIVE coughs and one "irritation" can be POLLEN! Hope this is helpful Dr Z
A female asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Explanation : Both remedies are very good for " cold". You can take them separate or mix.
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A male asked:
Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
31 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Yes it can be : For adults with normal immune health, honey can be very beneficial.
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