on Wednesday 18 February 2015
Maybe because of the present infatuation for “natural medicine”, honey is often presented as a kind of panacea, able to cure even cancer.
To these health benefits, honey is said to add another virtue: the ability to stay preserved indefinitely. At least that idea is very present on the internet, including on some very serious websites like that of the Smithsonian:
Modern archeologists, excavating ancient Egyptian tombs, have often found something unexpected amongst the tombs’ artifacts: pots (...)