SciAm Podcast :: Honey Helps Heal Wounds

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Honey Helps Heal Wounds: Scientific American Podcast.

Another podcast from Scientific American for today! We use honey on wounds at the hospital so this is kind of cool. This particular study is based on the effects of honey produced by bees foraging on manuka flowers on a particular type of Streptococcus, S. pyogenes. It seems to be effective both in preventing Strep infection and dissociating biofilm created by the bacteria.

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