Honey is one of the first medicines for any colds, regardless of their complexity and duration. Buckwheat honey is of great benefit to the body, nectar for which bees are harvested on the buckwheat fields of the countries of the former Soviet Union. But the most delicious honey is harvested in the Altai, where for this purpose whole whole buckwheat fields are planted.
Determine the presence of a real buckwheat honey in the store is not easy, but it is possible, if you know what it looks like, smells and has a taste:
– the color of honey is dark yellow, sometimes brown, or almost red, depends on time and place of collection, hence the difference in color;
– honey collected on the buckwheat fields smells of herbs and wildflowers;
– the taste of honey from nectar collected on a buckwheat field – tart and can cause a sore throat;
– buckwheat honey quickly enough turns from a viscous fluid mass into crystals, which is quite good, because in this form it is digested much faster and better;
– Beekeepers believe that quality buckwheat honey should be viscous, and its fluidity is a clear sign of insufficient maturity;
But the main thing in buckwheat honey is not taste and smell, but its useful healing properties, with which honey is saturated beyond measure. So, in the present buckwheat honey there are such microelements as:
– Zinc, magnesium, phosphorus, calcium and iron;
– vitamins of group C, B and E;
– proteins and amino acids;
In view of such a high saturation of honey with useful substances, it is able to have a beneficial effect on almost all organs in the human body, therefore it is effectively used in both folk and in ordinary medicine.
To date, the following properties of buckwheat honey are known:
Buckwheat honey is calorie, which means that losing weight ladies should use it with great care. At the same time, it is the saturation of honey with calories that increases its nutritional value, serves to provide the brain tissues with the necessary glucose and fructose, which help maintain the energy balance of the whole organism;
A large number of minerals makes honey an indispensable medicine in the treatment of cutaneous, cardiac and intestinal diseases. Minerals contribute to the improvement of vision, having a positive effect on the retina, speeding up its work. Pure honey is applied to festering wounds, after which they heal much faster;
Special benefit honey brings sick angina and diseases of the upper respiratory tract, strengthening immunity and facilitating a speedy recovery;
Suffering from anemia and hypertensive diseases is also useful regular use of honey, which affects the work of blood vessels and enriches the blood so much that it begins to be produced in larger quantities;
When diagnosing vitamin deficiency, the doctor can also prescribe the use of buckwheat honey, which, having no such purpose, is best used by the end of winter to make up for the lack of vitamins in the body.
In addition to all of the above, buckwheat honey is an excellent antidepressant, with its help you can cheer up much faster than with conventional candy.
The main thing to remember when starting to actively use honey is that allergic reactions are possible during overeating, as well as a significant increase in weight, and there are no other contraindications, as honey is useful to all people, especially pregnant women and small children. Well absorbed honey with hot milk and cakes, it is better not to eat it separately, a tart taste will repel any such desire.
Taste and medicinal properties of buckwheat honey