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Doctors say honey is the best medicine for your child’s coughs and cold

Doctors say honey is the best medicine for your child’s coughs and cold

Honey is a better bet for treating a child’s persistent night-time cough than over-the-counter medicine.

Dr Ronald McCoy, from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP), said that “honey is preferred to over-the-counter cough suppressants to relieve symptoms of night-time coughing in a child over 12 months old with a cold.”

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Leatherwood honey shortages looming

Leatherwood honey shortages looming

Shortages of Australia's finest and rarest honey - leatherwood honey - are almost certain to be felt later this year.

 

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