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Bee Propolis Supplements
Bee propolis is a building material used in beehives, gathered by bees from leaf buds and tree bark. It is known for keeping the hive free from bacterial and viral Infection. It has a pleasant aroma of resin, honey, and vanilla. In the time of Hippocrates, propolis was used to heal sores and Ulcers. In Britain, it was used as an ingredient in healing ointments.
Other studies have reported positive results when propolis was used to treat the following: prevention of Influenza, Cervical dysplasia, relief from Herpes, irradiation disease, pharyngitis, skin blemishes, and Burns.
Propolis is generally regarded as safe.
There are no known drug interactions or contra-indications.
1. Churchill, R: Russian doctors confirm bee propolis helps to fight colds, Sore Throats, and other Infections. The American Chiropractor (Jan-Feb) 1980:34-38.