New Li’l Honeys portion packs offer 7 grams of 100% pure Canadian honey, supplied by the 300 western Canadian beekeepers that own BeeMaid Honey.
Rich with vitamins, minerals, antibacterial elements and antioxidants; Li`l Honeys were designed for the active, health conscious consumer.
We can all relate to sore throat pain. Honey has been used for centuries to help alleviate some of the symptoms associated with the common cold.
Take the Sting out of your sore throat…. Li’l Honeys come in 7g packages – the perfect amount of honey, as often as you need, to relieve your sore throat and irritation. Perfect to add to your hot water or tea. For added vitamin C, try mixing in orange, grapefruit or lemon juice.
Honey naturally coats your throat to remove the irritation that causes the cough reflex.Fact!
Honey is also generally less expensive than over-the-counter medications and brings none of the side effects like dizziness or sleepiness.
Honey has antioxidant and antimicrobial effects that make it soothe on contact; this helps explain its effect on a cough. Honey consumed before bed can provide more effective relief of nighttime cough in children than many cough suppressants or no treatment at all.*
Remember– Always check with your doctor if you have a fever, or if symptoms continue for more than a few days.• Honey should not be fed to infants under one year of age. Honey is a safe and wholesome food for older children and adults.
Information Courtesy of the National Honey Board
* Information from a Penn State University study