Benefits of Honey and Bee Products
US National Library of Medicine about Honey and Bee Products:
Honey, propolis, and royal jelly are highly rich in bioactive compounds. Essential and nonessential compounds, such as polyphenols and vitamins occurring naturally as part of food chains, are considered bioactive. These compounds are naturally present in food and confer useful health benefits.
These products are highly rich inactive components such as flavonoids, phenolic acid, phenolic compounds, terpenes, and enzymes, which have biological functions in preventing some diseases and promoting good health. Honey, propolis, and royal jelly have distinct efficacies with significant nutritional properties and functional values. Thus, these bee products can be developed into potent apitherapeutic agents. However, some precautions need to be taken in case of allergens associated with bee products and in finding the right intake dosage. National Institutes of Health.
- Thiamine (B1)
- Riboflavin (B2)
- Pantothenic acid (B5)
- Pyridoxine (B6)
- Niacin (B3)
- Folic acid (B9)
- Inositol (B8)
- Biotin (B7)
Honey is a sweet product that bees produce from the nectar collected from flowers. This viscous and fragrant product has been used by mankind for many centuries as a natural sweetener.
Royal jelly is one of the honey bee products which have potential for various human disease treatments. The biological activities
- anti-inflammatory agent.
Royal jelly is a unique substance used by bees to feed the queen and offspring. It stands out with the secret of young bees.
Bee Pollen is a perfect protein food, containing amino acids, vitamins, and minerals. It is a ball of pollen collected from flowers by the worker bee and used as the main food source by the bee colony.
When bees combine the sap with their ferments and beeswax, they create a sticky, greenish-brown product. This is propolis.
Researchers have identified more than 300 compounds in propolis. The majority of these compounds are forms of polyphenols. Polyphenols are antioxidants that fight disease and damage in the body.
How To Use
Consume 1 teaspoon of honey with royal jelly under the tongue and wait a few minutes (5 – 10) until the product melts. In this way royal jelly is directly absorbed into the blood which gives the best effect.
- Royal Jelly – 248 mg,
- Bee Pollen – 237 mg,
- Bee Propolis – 75 mg.
We provide a pure raw bee product that is unfiltered preserving all of their natural qualities.
Caution: May rarely cause allergic reactions in certain individuals.
Honey and bee products should not be used by people with the following illnesses:
– renal pathologies;
– chronic somatic diseases in the period of exacerbation.
and aged up to 3 years.
During pregnancy and lactation, it is necessary to take bee pollen strictly after consulting a doctor.