Hello Honey (Portobello honey 'kills bacterica')

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Hello Honey (Portobello honey 'kills bacterica')

Postby stella » 20 Nov 2012, 09:58

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-e ... e-20398515

Edinburgh scientists studying the properties of honey produced in Portobello have said it could be used to kill bacteria.

The medicinal value of honey to treat wounds is well known.

However, scientists at Queen Margaret University have found honey produced by bees in Portobello is as effective as Manuka honey in killing bacteria.

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Bees

Postby fresian » 21 Nov 2012, 13:29

http://www.scotsman.com/edinburgh-eveni ... -1-2648158.

Anyone fancy joining the protest group: Portobello Against Keeping Insects.

Surely such things should not bee kept in an urban environment where they can sting innocent children.
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Re: Hello Honey (Portobello honey 'kills bacterica')

Postby Makaveli » 21 Nov 2012, 14:01

Not sure about the acronym to be honest.
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Re: Hello Honey (Portobello honey 'kills bacterica')

Postby fresian » 21 Nov 2012, 14:22

Whyever not????
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Re: Hello Honey (Portobello honey 'kills bacterica')

Postby Makaveli » 21 Nov 2012, 16:19

I don't think the number one acronym producer in the local area will be on board with you on this one Fresian - not judging by that article anyway!!!
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