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Australian Manuka Honey Has Strong Antibacterial Properties, New Study Shows

by News Staff, Sci News

Australian manuka honey is at least as powerful against bacteria as the more commonly known New Zealand variety, according to a new study published in the journal PLoS ONE.

“Honey has been used therapeutically by many cultures for millennia and has re-emerged as a treatment for wound and skin infections, mainly due to its antimicrobial activity,” the study’s authors said. Continue reading Australian Manuka Honey Has Strong Antibacterial Properties, New Study Shows