October 12th, 2015|Comments Off on 10 Great Uses for ‘Propolis’
Most people are familiar with the gorgeous yellow and amber colors typical of honeycomb and beeswax. But another bee-produced substance exists and it doesn’t get discussed quite as much is propolis. Propolis is a resinous material [...]
August 18th, 2015|Comments Off on Pitcher plant in France eats bee-killing Asian hornets
Bee-killing Asian hornets spreading across Europe now face a natural enemy that lures them to destruction - a carnivorous North American plant, French experts say. The head of a botanical garden in Nantes, western France, [...]
July 23rd, 2015|Comments Off on PROPOLIS: a new frontier for wound healing?
Burns & Trauma Propolis is a resin produced by honeybees by mixing wax, pollen, salivary secretions, and collected natural resins. The precise composition of propolis varies with the source, and over 300 chemical components belonging to [...]
July 3rd, 2015|Comments Off on Royal Jelly Has Potential to Manage Chronic Human Diseases Like Hyperglycemia (Type 2 Diabetes), Hypertension, and Breast and Skin Cancers
Probiotics in Milk as Functional Food: Characterization and Nutraceutical Properties of Extracted Phenolics and Peptides from Fermented Skimmed Milk Inoculated with Royal Jelly Journal of Food Safety Early View (Online Version of Record published before [...]
June 29th, 2015|Comments Off on Fact or Myth: Are Natural Antibiotics More Effective Than Traditional Antibiotics?
This is a Fact! Before the development of penicillin in the early 20th century, honey was mainstream medicine’s choicetreatment for wound care and persistent skin infections as natural antibiotics. Fast-acting antibiotics replaced this natural antibiotics. [...]
June 25th, 2015|Comments Off on Importance of Bees
Honey bees are part of the Hymenoptera order which includes, Bumble bees, Solitary bees, Wasps, Sawflies and Ants. What we can learn from bees? Studying bees adds significantly to the wider education of [...]
March 24th, 2015|Comments Off on Propolis May Help Treat High Blood Sugar After a Meal
Inhibitory Properties of Aqueous Ethanol Extracts of Propolis on Alpha-Glucosidase Bees in action Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2015;2015:587383. Epub 2015 Feb 12. The objective of the present study was to evaluate the inhibitory [...]
March 20th, 2015|Comments Off on Control your hay fever and allergies symptoms
Airborne particles are a major cause of respiratory ailments for us, causing allergies, asthma, and pathogenic infections of the respiratory tract. What is Propolis? Propolis is a resinous substance collected by honeybees from the buds [...]
February 26th, 2015|Comments Off on New study: is propolis a hope for hair regrowth?
A study published in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry suggests that propolis could promote the growth of cells that contribute to hair growth. The study, conducted by Ken Kobayaski and his team showed [...]