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Research Finds Acacia Honey Suppresses Helicobacter Pylori

Research Finds Acacia Honey Suppresses Helicobacter Pylori

SEOUL, May 25 (Korea Bizwire) – Researchers at the Rural Development Administration have discovered that acacia honey can inhibit the growth of helicobacter pylori, bacteria associated with a number of disorders of the upper gastrointestinal tract, including stomach ulcers, gastritis, and even stomach cancer.  Acacia honey, produced from false acacia trees or black locust flowers, [...]

“Healthy Sweets” Grow Popular amid Sugar Fears

“Healthy Sweets” Grow Popular amid Sugar Fears

SEOUL, Nov. 30 (Korea Bizwire) – Consumers are increasingly in search of healthier natural sweeteners such as juice and honey as substitutes for sugar, which is weathering a storm of negative publicity citing it as a major cause of chronic illnesses like diabetes and obesity.  A local e-commerce company, Auction, saw sales of such products [...]

Honey Products Booming in Korea

Honey Products Booming in Korea

SEOUL, April 8 (Korea Bizwire) – After the big hit of Honey Butter Chips in Korea later last year, Korean retailers and manufacturers are expanding “honey marketing” by adding honey to existing products from food and drinks such as snacks, milk, coffee, ice cream, bread, fried chicken and noodles to cosmetics products. Market observers see [...]