Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet, Volume 13, Issue 3 July 2009, pages 287 - 294
Honey is an alternative therapy firmly rooted in ancient medical armamentarium.
Many of its curative properties are being revived today. Only a few rigorous scientific studies support the therapeutic value of honey, and those few studies have enrolled very small numbers of patients.
It is time to take a critical look at the curative properties of this nonirritating, nontoxic, and inexpensive alternative.