Honey has been around for thousands of years and was an integral part of culture of many civilizations. Nowadays, the most common use of organic honey is to dissolve it in a cup of tea or just eat a teaspoon of flower honey to sooth the throat pain. Nevertheless, our predecessors used this nectar of the gods for various purposes, such as fruit and berries preservation, brewing, cosmetic masks, but most importantly as a remedy for an entire plethora of unpleasant health conditions and illnesses. That is hardly surprising, considering the amount of vitamins and microelements that it contains.


Below are some of the widespread health problems that can be eliminated with the help of honey:

1.Honey calms hiccups

Despite the fact that hiccups attacks are frequently associated with people, who drank a bit too much, they can happen to every one of us. In order to calm down this attack you just have to eat a teaspoon of sunflower honey. Spasms will stop and you will finally get rid of the hiccups.

2. Honey eliminates acid reflux

Not so long ago there was conducted a research on the use of honey for acid reflux elimination. The results of this research showed that acacia honey is extremely useful in this respect. In fact, it works much quicker than work any of the medications for this problem resolution that are currently available on the market.

Honey coats the throat and soothes it, gradually reducing the unpleasant acid reflux.

3. Natural honey neutralizes bad breath

It’s not a secret that flower honey possesses antibacterial qualities. This antibacterial effect helps to fight bad breath in people, who suffer from it. In order to use organic honey for this purpose, you’ll need to prepare a mouthwash, consisting of 1 teaspoon of honey, 1/8 teaspoon of cinnamon and half of the cup of warm water. This mouthwash will not only eliminate the bad breath, but will also make your breach pleasant due to the use of cinnamon.

4. Organic honey helps to get rid of dandruff

Dandruff is an awfully unpleasant health condition that not only make you feel embarrassed in the presence of other people, but also brings a wide row of irritating conditions with it, such as itching and burning sensation. However, honey can help you with that as well! Just rub a mixture of 1 part of warm water and 9 parts of honey into your hair, wait 3 hours and rinse your hair. You will feel the relief immediately, while dandruff itself will be fully eliminated within a week.

5. Honey helps to reduce the discomfort during pregnancy

It’s a well-known fact that every women experiences discomfort during pregnancy, the intensity of discomfort varies, but there are none, who are protected from it. Nevertheless, honey can help you reduce the discomfort. Just mix it with warm milk and drink it before going to bed – it will calm the heartburn and morning sickness.

6. Honey can moisturize dry and cracked skin

Many people suffer from dry skin and in some cases, this condition gets so bad that there appear tiny cracks on its surface that hurt a lot, forcing people waste millions of dollars on expensive lotions and creams. In case you prefer natural remedies that have been tested by time, just rub honey on dry skin in such areas as elbows, hands, knees and other areas with dry and/or cracked skin. Leave it on for about half an hour and you will be more than happy with the result.


Natural honey is irreplaceable in treatment of various unpleasant health problems. Its antibiotic properties can help in treatment of wounds and prevent spreading of bacteria. Apart from that, flower honey is amazingly tasty and can be used as a sweetener in pastry, sauces and tea. Therefore, it is essential to have a least a jar of the organic honey at home and be able to get rid of sore throat and cold in no time.