Christmas is "right around the corner" and I have wrestled for months with the prospects of asking Santa for beehives this 2011 Christmas. I have read articles about bee foraging, land usage, land restriction, bee health, hive variety and city regulations. Bees as livestock has even been questioned and considered. However, as I reevaluated my … Continue reading To Bee Or Not To Bee
As bee venom increases in usage as alternative medicine to manage pain, control arthritis symptoms and other autoimmune conditions, controversy with absorption through the stomach has become an issue. Experts in apitherapy agree that stomach enzymes decrease the potency of bee venom. Bee sting specialist in the United States and Canada agree that the honey-bee … Continue reading Bee Venom Obsorption Through Nasal Passages
How is my hand healing you wonder? Well, there is no infection so I did not have to resort to taking an oral antibiotic and I got to taste the sweetness of Wildflower honey morning and evening as I changed the dressing. My dog is also doing just fine. He continues to run and sniff in … Continue reading Update on Honey as an Antibiotic:
I encountered a head to head battle with my dog, Foster, this morning and discovered that the Alpha Wolf in our house is not his owner. Foster was a bad boy and I attempted to discipline by emulating an Alpha Wolf bite on the back of his neck.....with my hand.....surprisingly, he transformed into the the … Continue reading Honey as an Antibiotic…???