For a longer period of time, beekeeping world points to the problem of contaminated WAX. By treating bees against pests, and mostly varroa, various products are inserted in the hive.
In a book printed in 1750, John Hill wrote in wisdom:”Not enough attention is given at this time to healing effect of honey and other bee’s products, and that represents that man is starting to neglect ordinary things…
Most frequent question that consumers ask the beekeepers is: How do I use bee’s products for prevention of illness and to boost the defensive capabilities of the organism?
Let’s talk about honey, which is the most accessible BEE’S PRODUCT. They call it natural treasure and forgotten treasure of history. And truly, honey is used since ancient days.
Propolis is a sticky, wax-like matter that bees collect from plant buds, and it serves them as cure and building material. Each part of the hive and comb is covered with a thin layer of propolis.
Modern man organism is exposed everyday to large amount of free radicals. Those are unstable and very reactive compounds that are normally present in the organism, but get neutralized.
Honey has ronounced antibiotical properties, which are there due to the large number of its ingredients. Today modern medicine is faced with a big problem, because bacteria are becoming resistant to antibiotics that have been used for a long time.
Experts claim that ‘’scout bees’’ account for 27,3% of total number of bees, and the main burden of making honey falls on their backs.
According the expert’s opinions, the development of bee colonies until 54th day from the moment queen started laying eggs, depends on the number of bees that survived the winter.
In last couple of years all over the world the number of bees alarmingly reduced, and so far no one knew the reason for it. Even though no illness was found in bees, their number is dramatically dropping.