Wild or organic honey is the best for health, rather than the pasteurized commercial honey typically available in supermarkets. It is advised to choose honey produced locally.
Honey is a sweet and sticky substance produced by bees using flower nectar. Although the nutrient content of honey is relatively low, it has many minerals and therapeutic properties, making it a favorite among health enthusiasts. Honey is a powerful antimicrobial agent. It has been known to kill even antibiotic-resistant bacteria, such as MRSA. Honey is also hydroscopic. When applied to a wound, it pulls the water away from the affected area, which helps keep it dry, consequently accelerating the healing process.