Honey is big business. With jars of Manuka and Yemeni Sidr honey selling in the UK for £100 a jar, it is not surprising that international honey laundering networks would seek to profit from honey. How to spot fake honey...
Most processed honey sold globally is cheap honey imported from China. Chinese honey has a dark history of being contaminated with banned antibiotics that can be fatal to humans.
A study published in the Malaysian Journal of Medical Science in 2015 found that raw honey can help to protect your heart by lowering triglycerides and bad cholesterol in your blood.
Ancient Egyptians, Chinese, Greeks, Romans and indigenous tribes all realised the wondrous healing properties of honey centuries ago. Here are nine ways that honey was used in traditional healing.
Here are six quick things that you can check before you buy honey to make it more likely that the honey is not contaminated with harmful chemicals.