Honey Products

Bee Products. Part 5.

THE ORIGINAL SUPERFOODS* Propolis The potential for disease to spread inside a hot, crowded hive is high. Millions of years ago, bees solved this problem by gathering the sticky resins, which we know as propolis, from tree buds and bark. Trees exude this resin in order to heal and repair damage and prevent disease. The…

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Honey Products

Bee Products. Part 4.

THE ORIGINAL SUPERFOODS* Royal Jelly Synthesized from the combination of pollen and honey within the bodies of a special group of young nurse bees, royal jelly is one of the most magical and least understood superfoods in the world. Secreted from the pharyngeal glands, royal jelly is a thick, milky substance that is the only…

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Honey Products

Bee Products. Part 3.

THE ORIGINAL SUPERFOODS* Bee Polen Bee pollen is an alkaline food considered by nutritionists to be one of the most complete foods found in nature. Benefits of bee pollen include: High antioxidant levels that help increase longevity by neutralizing free radicals.Antioxidants also help make herbs work more effectively. Potent aphrodisiac and fertility-improving properties. Pollen can…

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Honey Products

Bee Products. Part 2.

THE ORIGINAL SUPERFOODS* HONEY Made from the nectar that bees sip from flower blossoms, honey is a universal medicine, sweetener, and nutrient resource. The tremendous amount of research conducted on honey in Russia indicates that raw, unprocessed honey is nature’s richest source of live healing enzymes and that it increases reflexes, mental alertness, and even…

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Honey Products

Bee Products. Part 1.

THE ORIGINAL SUPERFOODS.* History, Facts, and Legends. No bees, no honey; no work, no money. The history, legends, and mythology surrounding bees and bee products are so grand that they could fill volumes of books. The only food that comes close to bee products in overall richness of history and legend is chocolate (cacao).Scientists and…

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Fruits

The “Sunshine Vitamin”

What is all the fuss about it? Do we really miss and need the sun so much? You have probably read recent headlines about vitamin D. So what is there about it? Friends, when I started writing the article I really aimed at making it short, which proofed to be close to impossible. Recent reports…

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