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🟡 nature's edible golden nuggets 🟡
Bee pollen is made up of pollen, saliva, and nectar or honey, and contains many vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, and contains 40% protein, making it incredibly healthy! Studies have linked bee pollen and its compounds to health benefits such as decreased inflammation, as well as improved immunity, menopausal symptoms, and wound healing.
Did you know that bees collect pollen and store it in their built in "saddlebags" or "baskets" on the sides of their little bodies? Come on, how cute is that?
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Combating Seasonal Allergies
When a bee keeper is actively collecting pollen, they will insert a screen that covers the entrance to the hive, and the bees squeeze their bodies through the small holes of screen to enter the hive, and in doing so, a percentage of the pollen falls off their body and lands into a collection tray. Bee pollen is 40% protein and is considered a superfood! It is also the best natural remedy to alleviate those seasonal allergies. Eating pollen to cure pollen allergies seems counterintuitive, but actually all it does is help your body adapt and become more resilient to the effects of pollen!
Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions regarding using bee pollen for your allergies.
BEE APPROVED TEAS & TOOLS:
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Bee Pollen Candle