The earliest evidence of the consumption of honey appear in cave paintings of the Mesolithic age, about 6,000 years BC It is precisely in Spain, in the cave of the Spider (Bicorp, Valencia), where is located the scene, unique in the world, honey collection, the most ancient known so far. Unique honey with denomination of origin in the Spanish State is that of La Alcarria, welcome to the uniqueness of this area (climate, type of soil), when it meets the established requirements: physicochemical characteristics (moisture, acidity, conductivity, Colorimetry,) melissus-palynological (percentage of pollen of Rosemary, lavender, or thyme in multifloral honey) and organoleptic qualities (aroma, taste). A quality honey requires that bees from their hives liben as far as possible all culture to rule out that bees collect nectar to do in land affected by any pesticide or herbicide. Are known the healing powers of the antiseptic mielcomo fortifier, soothing, laxative, diuretic and antibacterial, among other therapeutic applications. Its consumption is highly recommended for athletes, because its nutrients are quickly exploited by the Agency.
Therefore, if you are on a diet, you should know that you can incorporate it, provided that you do not exceed. Remember that it is not exempt from calories, which you must add to your daily count. Take lemon with honey, on an empty stomach is a good remedy to combat the cold, stuffy nose, throat ailments. In teething babies can be applied, by rubbing the gums with honey and the minor will notice important relief in reddened areas. Also applies the honey for various skin rashes or even to treat boils.