7 Sweet Things Honey Can Do for Your Health (PHOTOS)

honey drippingHoney is not just a cute pet name to give your significant other. Made by bees using nectar from flowers, the sweet food is not only a key ingredient in a lot of recipes, but it's also packed with antioxidants and minerals. For that reason, honey's a smart fix for a bevy of health and beauty woes.

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(Just be sure to opt for honey that's raw, unfiltered, and unheated, because the pasteurizing process kills off all the benefits!)

Here, 7 ways honey takes the cake as a health and natural healing element.

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