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How to Test For Pure Honey

The term “adulterated honey" implies that the honey has been added glucose, dextrose, molasses, corn syrup, sugar syrup, invert sugar, flour, starch, or any other similar product, other than ..
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Why You Must Experience the Taste of Honeycomb

I had the privilege of tasting honeycomb for the very first time during my holiday trip to the Cameron Highlands, a very popular tourist spot in the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia due to its ..
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Honey in Ayurveda Treatments

Ayurveda is an ancient Hindu system of medicine that has been practiced for thousands of years and is becoming more popular worldwide due to its natural, holistic healing approach. With many aspects ..
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Understand How Cortisol Affects Your Body When You Are Stressed

Do you know what cortisol is and what it does to your body when you feel stressed? Do you know that something is going on in your body when you get upset and lash out at someone in the office, when ..
(December 19, 2007)
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The Perfect Match of Tea and Honey

According to the Chinese folklore, in 2737 BC. Chinese emperor Ksan Nung found the tea beverage while he was drinking a glass of hot water. The wind dropped into the glass a leaf from the tree under ..
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Start Your Weight Loss Diet Today

Kick start a weight loss diet now if you need! Dietary practices of many societies have changed over the past decade as a result of increasing affluence and food availability. Ready-made, high-fat, ..
(February 28, 2007)
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Amazing Honey Bee Facts

I think we should get ourselves some honey bee facts, after all so many healing and health-promoting opportunities for the humans begin with this little busy creature. As you read the following 20 ..
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Uses of Beeswax

I first came to know about bee wax or beeswax from beeswax candles which burn with no smoke. Later I realize that there are actually plentiful products that are made from bee wax, such as soap, skin ..
(March 11, 2007)
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The Aggressive Africanized Honey Bee

Known as the “Killer Bee, " the Africanized honey bee (AHB) is a subspecie of the common European honey bee/EHB (Apis mellifera) and to me, it seems to represent an extremely contrasting icon ..
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The Gentle Bumble Bee

The bumble bee has always been perceived as a friendly bug and has even become one of the most favourite icon in kids’ drawings. As its original name “humble bee” implies, the bumble bee ..
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My First Honey Water Fast – The Wins and Woes

For six years after giving birth to two daughters, I was putting on a presumably insignificant kilo every year, until I scaled a weighty 66kg and realized that my wardrobe was changing far too fast ..
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Honey - A Connoisseur's Guide with Recipes - A Book Review

As a honey enthusiast, you may be looking for more instructions and tips on how to best make use of the different floral honey varieties in cooking. Here’s a book which I personally have gained .
(March 08, 2007)
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Sugested Uses of Honey Varieties in Cooking

I notice that not many users of honey actually know about the different uses of honey varieties in cooking. While doing your grocery shopping, have you ever been caught in a situation when you ..
(February 19, 2007)
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Honey as Antioxidant

Antioxidants counter the degenerating activity process whereby fats in food react with oxygen and cause the development of free radicals that are harmful to the body. Free radicals are highly ..
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Three Key Valuable Honey Properties

Be pleasantly surprised by these amazing honey properties - antimicrobial, antioxidant, and hygroscopic which all make honey a popular food as well as a medicine. 1. Honey is Hygroscopic Honey has a .
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Calorie in Honey

What is the amount of calorie in honey? Does honey contain more calories than table sugar? One tablespoon of honey has 64 calories, and one tablespoon of sugar has 46 calories. (Or has 22 calories in .
(February 13, 2007)
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