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What Is The Difference Between Raw Honey And Organic Honey?

What Is The Difference Between Raw Honey And Organic Honey?

Raw honey. Organic honey. Pure honey. Active honey. Manuka honey... all these labels are confusing to most people.

Are they the same thing? Or different? Is raw honey and organic honey the same thing? In this short post we clear the myths behind each of these labels.

How Golden Honey Milk Can Help Relieve Dry Cough

How Golden Honey Milk Can Help Relieve Dry Cough

A 2019 multinational study published in the Frontiers of Microbiology journal reported positive effects of curcumin on viral pneumonia. Viral pneumonia is currently widespread as a complication of coronavirus. Golden honey milk is an old Ayurvedic recipe to relieve dry cough. 

One Simple Trick That Can Make You Sleep Better

One Simple Trick That Can Make You Sleep Better

Insomnia is described as difficulties in falling, or staying, asleep. A 2002 study in Taiwan found that the Mimosa tree was the third most commonly prescribed Chinese herbal remedy for treating sleep disorders. Raw honey in warm organic milk releases a natural substance called serotonin, which helps you sleep.

Why I Love Active Honey After Surviving Breast Cancer

Why I Love Active Honey After Surviving Breast Cancer

Certified nutritionist Shannon Elizabeth from Glastonbury discovered the Latin Honey Shop while creating a strict diet for herself after she survived breast cancer. 

She very kindly shared her experiences using our 20+ Active Raw Organic Coffee Bean Honey in her anti-cancer diet.

As a graduate of the Leith School of Food and Wine, Shannon is also a professional chef and cookery instructor. Here is what she had to say when she tried our 20+ Coffee Bean Honey...

Which Honey Should I Use For My Health Condition?

Which Honey Should I Use For My Health Condition?

At the Latin Honey Shop we are commonly asked which honey we suggest for various health conditions.

We have put together a table listing which honeys we suggest for which health conditions. You can download a PDF copy of it here.

Three Foods That Can Improve Or Damage Skin

Three Foods That Can Improve Or Damage Skin

Poor diet is one of the main causes of bad skin. Spots, acne, rashes, blackheads, blemishes... all are linked to diet in some way. People are willing to spend hundreds of pounds on the latest creams and skincare gels, not knowing that they could better results by simply making a few changes to their diet. In this article we explore three foods that are bad for your skin, and alternatives to those three foods.

Brain Gut Bacteria - How The Food You Eat Affects How You Feel

Brain Gut Bacteria - How The Food You Eat Affects How You Feel

Does depression lead to poor eating habits or do poor eating habits lead to depression? Why do scientists say that stress is a key risk factor for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)? A 2019 university study in Belgium found that depressed people had an increase in gut bacteria linked to inflammatory bowel conditions such as Crohn's disease.