A 27-year-old female asked:
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can i have a teaspoon of manuka honey if i get seasonal pollen allergies? runny nose, itchy throat, eyes, and nose.

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Dr. Gary Reiter
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Yes: The amount of pollen contained in honey is not significant. However, If you start to sneeze up a storm, stop eating it :-)
Answered on Jul 12, 2017
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Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Honey: I would think there is no harm is a teaspoon of honey. But probably won't help.
Answered on Feb 4, 2019

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