*Items marked “HIGH DEMAND are items with a very high turnover. Orders quite often exceed what we are able to obtain and therfore these items are supplied on a first order, first supplied basis. If we run out of stock of this item, your order will be placed in a backorder queue to ensure that you are first to receive the new stock as soon as it arrives in store. This may incur a short delay in the delivery of your order. If delays are excessive, the part of your order that we have in stock will be shipped and the delayed item will be shipped separately with no freight charge. A natural bio–active honey harvested from the organic and pollution free Manuka forests of northern New Zealand. Bio–active Manuka honey has an exceptional antibacterial activity not found in regular honey. Each batch is laboratory tested to determine its bio–activity rating (NPA) and is 100% certified pure bio–active Manuka honey. Traditional uses for Manuka Honey have been being used to treat mouth ulcers, tonsillitis, gastroenteritis and constipation, it is thought to strengthen the immune system and assist in combating colds and flu and is effective in the treatment of wounds, cuts and burns Unlike other honey, the anti–bacterial activity of Manuka honey is very stable. It is not affected by light, heat nor dilution, making it very effective in the treatment of many ailments. The tested strength of Manuka honey can be determined by the activity factor, which is represented by a number. The higher the number, the stronger the anti–microbial ingredient and the more potent the bio–activity of the honey. NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION Average Quantity Per Serve (10g) Per 100g ©vitaminking.com.au 2014 Energy 140kJ 1400kJ Protein <0.1g 0.3g Fat - Total 0g 0g - Saturated 0g 0g Carbohydrate - Total 8.2g 82.1g - Sugars 8.2g 82.1g Dietary Fibre 0g 0g Sodium 1mg 14mg Contains: 100% Pure Bio-Active Manuka Honey Frequently Asked Questions: What is the difference between Bio–Active Manuka honey and other honey? - Bio–Active Manuka Honey has a higher antibacterial activity that other honey. All honey contains antibacterial properties formed by the presence of hydrogen peroxide. What makes Manuka honey unique is the presence of non–peroxide antibacterial properties which deliver greater health benefits and their strength is not reduced by heat, light and oxygen. I am allergic to bee venom, can I take beehive products? - Having allergies to bee venom does not necessary mean that you will react to beehive products. However they must be taken with caution, so please read all warnings, test small amounts on your skin first or consult your healthcare professional. If an allergic reaction does occur, immediately seek medical advice. Can I take beehive products whilst pregnant? - If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, please consult your healthcare professional before taking any beehive products. Is Australian by Nature Honey Manuka Honey real NZ Manuka? - Our Manuka Honey range is sourced from our own apiaries in the organic and pollution–free Manuka forests of northern New Zealand. All Australian by Nature’s honeys are 100% natural with no additives. Can I eat Manuka honey whilst pregnant? - Manuka honey has been consumed for years and there has been no report of any problems. But as always, Australian by Nature suggests that you seek advice from your healthcare practitioner. Why can’t infants younger than 12 months of age consume honey? - Although safe from adults and children consume, honey can be fatal for infants under 12 months of age. Infants are susceptible to botulism caused by spores of the bacterium Clostridium botulinum, since their gastrointestinal tract is not yet fully developed. The spores can germinate and grow in the intestinal tract, producing the deadly disease. QUARANTINE NOTICE: HONEY MAY NOT BE IMPORTED TO WESTERN AUSTRALIA OR KANGAROO ISLAND. IF YOU ATTEMPT TO PURCHASE AND IMPORT HONEY FROM OTHER PARTS OF AUSTRALIA, YOUR ITEM MAY BE SEIZED AND DESTROYED BY QUARANTINE WA AND YOU MAY BE LIABLE FOR A SUBSTANTIAL FINE. Warnings: This food is not a sole source of nutrition and should be used in conjunction with a nutritious diet and with an appropriate physical training or exercise program. This food is not suitable for children under the age of 15 or pregnant women. It should only be used under medical or dietetic supervision. Keep out of reach of children.