Vitamin D – The ‘sunshine vitamin’

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Fantastic news from the work of Adrian Martineau and his team in the British Journal of Medicine, vitamin D has been shown to reduce the risk of colds, the flu, and other respiratory conditions. In their huge review of the evidence of the protective effects of Vitamin D, Professor Martineau’s team examined studies totaling over 11,000 participants in 25 randomised …

‘Whoop!’ – Bumping bees make let out an unusual sound.

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By placing specialised equipment deep within hives, it is possible to hear bees letting out a rather unusual sound with their vibrating wing muscles. Since the 1950’s, scientists have attempted to uncover what exactly the purpose of a ‘whooping’ sound that bees produce actually is. It was previously thought that the ‘whoop’ was in response to a bee’s waggle dance …

Honey for Health: Five Reasons You Need This Superfood in your Home

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Let’s talk about my favourite thing in the world – you guessed it – honey! Whether you love it drizzled over dessert, stirred into tea, or as a healthy substitute in baking, we can all agree that a bottle of honey should have a special spot reserved in your kitchen. At honibe®, we create our all natural lozenges, honibe honey …