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Propolis – Top Health Benefits

April 10, 2013 Natural remedies

propolisWhat is propolis

Propolis is a resinous mixture that honey bees collect from tree buds, sap flows, or other botanical sources. It is used as a sealant for unwanted open spaces in the hive” (source: Wikipedia). But twentieth century research showed propolis to be effective also in other ways besides protection against outside elements. It sanitizes the hive by inhibiting bacterial growth and prevents putrefaction within the hive, according to the same source.

Main health benefits

Made of resins from plants and trees, wax, essential oils, pollen an a combination of vitamins, minerals and bioflavonoids, propolis is considered the most powerful natural antibiotic...

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