10 Health Benefits of Honey

2. Anti-Inflammatory

Beyond traditional medicine, the Russians and the Germans used honey extensively during WWI to treat ulcers, boils, and other inflammatory conditions. Its use for treating ulceration’s following carcinoma surgeries is also well documented.

In a Nepal Journal of Neuroscience article published in 2006, doctors treated patients suffering from multiple sclerosis somewhat effectively with honey. Unlike other anti-inflammatory medicines, such as corticosteroids, honey doesn’t have the dangerous side effects.

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