Honey may provide symptomatic relief for children with nocturnal cough caused by upper respiratory tract infections.

The journal Pediatrics published a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study comparing the effects of honey products to placebo on nocturnal cough and sleep difficulty due to upper respiratory tract infections. Researchers randomly assigned 300 children from Israel and found that children who took honey had fewer coughs compared to children who received placebo.  What are some of your favorite medicinal uses of honey?

For additional information, please click here.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: