Medicinal value of Honey and uses

Honey is an excellent natural home remedy for obesity and lowering of cholesterol levels. It mobilizes the extra deposited fat in the body allowing it to be utilized as energy for normal functions and purifying the blood as a result. Fasting on honey and lemon-juice,an alkaline food, is highly beneficial in the treatment of obesity without the loss of energy and appetite. For this natural cure, mix one teaspoon of raw honey (unheated) with the juice of two teaspoons of lime or lemon juice in a glass of warm water. Take this remedy as a wake-up drink once in the morning on a empty stomach. Also commonly taken after a big and oily meal, this simple delicious tonic is an effective digestive and detox tonic. And of course, in every successful weight loss program, do bear in mind that principles such as forming healthy eating habits and diets, and keeping to a regular exercise regime over the long run are extremely important as well. It is found that mixture of honey and cinnamon cures most of the diseases. Honey is produced in most of the countries of the world.

Scientists of today also accept honey as a "Ram Ban" (very effective) medicine for all kinds of diseases.
Honey can be used without any side effects for any kind of diseases. Today's science says that even though honey is sweet, if taken in the right dosage as a medicine, it does not harm diabetic patients. Weekly World News, a magazine in Canada, in its issue dated 17 January, 1995 has given the following list of diseases that can be cured by honey and cinnamon as researched by western scientists.

Broncile cough & chest pain: Take cumin seed powder & ginger powder with honey in 2-3 times in a day.
For cough: Indian borage ( Kannikkoorka / panikkoorka) juice with honey in 2-3 times a day.
Browsiness : Put squeezed raw Indian gooseberry (amala / nellikka) & water to a clay pot and away garbage on next morning and take 3 ounces along with honey  4 times in a day.
For asthma:  1 teaspoon of powdered Sesame & pepper take along with honey for 4-5 times.
For asthma & cough: Take Malabar Nut (adalodakam) leaf juice & honey equally for three times in a day.
To improve the resistance : Take half ounce of honey in pure water or lukewarm water in empty stomach everyday.
For the cough of children’s: Half teaspoon of honey with half teaspoon of lime juice &ginger juice for 2-3 times in a day.
For enhanced sexual energy: Tribulus terrestris (njerinjil/goshura), badam & cowhage powders each 1 tablespoons make porridge in a glass of milk and add on 2 tablespoons of honey when cool for the breakfast. Take fruits & vegetables along with water as required. For lunch, 1 cup of vegetables & fruits with one teaspoon of honey. Mix up with 4 cashew nuts and 4 dates with honey in lukewarm water for dinner. Continue for 21 days to get good result.
To gain weight: Add on half ounce of honey with one glass of coconut milk.
To lose weight: Take honey with lukewarm water in empty stomach.
Epalepsy:Take brahmi jucice & vayambu(calamus) with honey regularly.
Blood pressure: Bring ginger extract with honey every day.
Fever & sneezing : Half ounce of amruthu juice with onespoon of honey.
To purify blood & good circulation: One tablespoon of tulsi (holy basil)juice with 1 tablespoon honey in empty stomach for 60 days.
Enhancement of beauty: Eat a lot of fruits with one ounce of honey everyday.
For healthy heart: One glass of plantains stem juice along with 2 tablespoon of honey on morning & evening.
For good complexion:  Mix up one teaspoon of honey and cucumber juice in one glass of carrot juice.
To remove wrinkles: Put ¼ teaspoon of carrot juice in 1 teaspoon of honey for face mask and massage well. Wash after an hour. You will get better radiance for skin wrinkles will disappear if done every day.
For burn: Apply salt tincture on burned area. Cover it till the burning is over. Then apply honey.
Gastrities: Add on one teaspoon of honey with  ½ of lemon juice into lukewarm water  in empty stomach. Take food after 2 hours.
Worms: Take guva or papaya with 2 teaspoon of honey.
Nutrition in pregnancy: Sprouted mugdal, badam & cashew nut along with 2 table spoon of honey every day.
For good lactation: 1 teaspoon of honey everyday is effective for good lactation and avoid swelling in pregnancy period.
Lukeria : Take one glass of carrot juice along with 2 table spoon of honey every day.
To better sleep: Add on honey as well as lime juice in water before bed time.
Dipping in bed: Drink 1 teaspoon of honey before sleep.
For good looking face: Mask face with honey for 20 minutes, then wash with hot water and massage with 3 drops of olive oil.
To remove yellowish teeth: Apply vinegar along with honey & gargle, also brush with honey.
Throat off: Take one teaspoon of brahmi juice along with honey.
For general weakness in old age: 25 of honey every day.
Joint pain:  Apply Alkali on Betel leaf, then apply honey and inclose the joint.
For healthy heart: 70-100 gms of honey in a day. Also one portion of dadimam with 1 teaspoon of honey will enhance your hearts wellness.
To improve resistance power: Drink one glass of melon juice on morning along with 2 teaspoon of honey.
For ulcerates : 20mg of honey on morning and evening.
To increase HB level: 1 glass of water along with 1-2 spoons of honey  for 5 times in a day.




Make a paste of honey and cinnamon powder, apply on bread, chapatti, or other bread, instead of jelly and jam and eat it regularly for breakfast. It reduces the cholesterol in the arteries and saves the patient from heart attack. Also those who already had an attack, if they do this process daily, are kept miles away from the next attack. Regular use of the above process relieves loss of breath and strengthens the heart beat. In America and Canada, various nursing homes have treated patients successfully and have found that as you age, the arteries and veins lose their flexibility and get clogged; honey and cinnamon revitalizes the arteries and veins.


Take two tablespoons of cinnamon powder and one teaspoon of honey in a glass of lukewarm water and drink it. It destroys the germs in the bladder.


Make a paste of one teaspoon of cinnamon powder and five teaspoons of honey and apply on the aching tooth. This may be applied three times a day until the tooth stops aching.


Two tablespoons of honey and three teaspoons of cinnamon powder mixed in 16 ounces of tea water, given to a cholesterol patient, were found to reduce the level of cholesterol in the blood by 10% within 2 hours. As mentioned for arthritic patients, if taken 3 times a day, any chronic cholesterol is cured. As per information received in the said journal, pure honey taken with food daily relieves complaints of cholesterol.


Those suffering from common or severe colds should take one tablespoon lukewarm honey with 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon powder daily for 3 days. This process will cure most chronic cough, cold and clear the sinuses.


Honey taken with cinnamon powder cures stomach ache and also clears stomach ulcers from the root.


According to the studies done in India & Japan, it is revealed that if honey is taken with cinnamon powder the stomach is relieved of gas.


Daily use of honey and cinnamon powder strengthens the immune system and protects the body from bacterial and viral attacks. Scientists have found that honey has various vitamins and iron in large amounts. Constant use of honey strengthens the white blood corpuscles to fight bacterial and viral diseases.


Cinnamon powder sprinkled on two tablespoons of honey taken before food, relieves acidity and digests the heaviest of meals.


A scientist in Spain has proved that honey contains a natural ingredient which kills the influenza germs and saves the patient from flu.


Tea made with honey and cinnamon powder, when taken regularly, arrests the ravages of old age. Take 4 teaspoons of honey, 1 teaspoon of cinnamon powder and 3 cups of water and boil to make like tea. Drink 1/4 cup, 3 to 4 times a day. It keeps the skin fresh and soft and arrests old age.


Mix three tablespoons of honey and one teaspoon of cinnamon to make a powder paste. Apply this paste on the pimples before sleeping and wash it next morning with warm water. If done daily for two weeks, it removes pimples from the root.


Apply honey and cinnamon powder in equal parts on the affected parts to cure eczema, ringworm and all types of skin infections.


Daily in the morning 1/2 hour before breakfast on an empty stomach and at night before sleeping, drink honey and cinnamon powder boiled in one cup water. If taken regularly, it reduces the weight of even the most obese person. Also, drinking this mixture regularly does not allow the fat to accumulate in the body even though the person may eat a high calorie diet.


Recent research in Japan and Australia has revealed that advanced cancer of the stomach and bones have been cured successfully. Patients suffering from these kinds of cancer should daily take one tablespoon of honey with one teaspoon of cinnamon powder for one month 3 times a day.


Recent studies have shown that the sugar content of honey is more helpful rather than being detrimental to the strength of the body. Senior citizens who take honey and cinnamon power in equal parts are more alert and flexible.