You may have heard this advice in the past: if you're having allergies, eat some raw honey. Raw honey is often said to be able to ward off allergies, but the mechanisms behind it are frequently left unexplained. In truth, this advice does have a scientific basis.
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Why is honey said to cure allergies? Many allergies are due to pollen in the air. Allergies occur when foreign particles, such as pollen, are falsely recognized as a threat.