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Propolis

  • Propolis is a resinous dark brown sticky plant-derived “glue” collected by bees which they use for sealing, lining, strengthening, preserving and as a repellent material inside the hive and around the entrances.  
  • Propolis can be used as a safe non-toxic food supplement.  It can also be used to make grafting wax used by gardeners and crop growers to seal the union of plant tissue.
  • Main uses of propolis are on natural food supplements and herbal medicine. 
  • Ancient Egyptians used propolis for mummifying their dead kings and queens.  
  • Propolis is also used in veterinary practice in ointment for treating cuts, abscesses and wounds of animals.  It is also used for treating burns, external ulcers and eczema in humans.

 

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