Recipe for success
Molan, Peter. (2005). Recipe for success. Public Service Review: Health, (5), 52 - 54.
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Honey has been used for thousands of years to treat wounds, gastroenteritis and eye infections. It was displaced from common usage by the advent of antibiotics in the 1940s. But now that the widespread and rapidly increasing resistance of microbes to antibiotics has become a major global threat to health, there has been a renaissance in the use of honey to treat infections.