View Full Version : honey and imortality

09-28-2005, 10:29 AM
IW. H. Roscher thinks that both nectar and ambrosia were kinds of honey, in which case their power of conferring immortality would be due to the supposed healing and cleansing power of honey,

I think it was last months issue of The Rake Magazine that had an article about recent advances in HIV/AIDS research and honey bees...
aha! and I was right.

here it is:http://www.rakemag.com/stories/section_detail.aspx?itemID=10607&catID=146&SelectCatID=146

09-28-2005, 08:28 PM
Well the recognition that honey is good for the health has it’s up side and it’s down side. The down side being that people can now call honey “medicated” and double the price of some types, the up side being people finally recognizing that honey is good for the health.

I mean nothing soothes a sore throat like honey and lemon juice (Warm of cause) you could add some scotch of cause if you like it better that way (shudder).

Is there a post on medical benefits of honey anywhere about on the forum?