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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.

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.

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.

Which Honey To Gift On Mother's Day

Which Honey To Gift On Mother's Day

Is there a mother you value who is still alive? If so, have you ever thought of surprising her with a gift of gourmet honey? 31 March is Mother's Day. Mothers should not just be honoured on Mother's Day. But it's a day for us to think more about the role that mothers, all mothers, play in our world.

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...

ANNIVERSARY SALE: The Latin Honey Shop Is One Year Old!

ANNIVERSARY SALE: The Latin Honey Shop Is One Year Old!

It has been an exciting year for the Latin Honey Shop so we wish to say thank you to you, our customers, for helping us achieve these successes.

Three Reasons Why You Should Be Using Raw Honey On Acne

Three Reasons Why You Should Be Using Raw Honey On Acne

An April 2011 paper published in the Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine describes the three things that raw honey contains which can help to reduce acne.