Honey 'more effective than antibiotics' for respiratory infections

Honey is better than usual care for easing upper respiratory tract symptoms, especially cough, according to a review of the evidence.

by Chloe Harman
Honey has antimicrobial properties and has long been used as a home remedy to treat coughs and colds. | GETTY IMAGES
Honey has antimicrobial properties and has long been used as a home remedy to treat coughs and colds. | GETTY IMAGES

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