Researchers show just how effective manuka honey is in healing wounds

By Esther Han
Updated September 5 2017 - 8:29pm, first published 4:50pm
The research found that wounds treated with UMF 20 honey daily for as little as 12 days healed faster than wounds treated with regular honey and untreated wounds. Photo: Stocksy
The research found that wounds treated with UMF 20 honey daily for as little as 12 days healed faster than wounds treated with regular honey and untreated wounds. Photo: Stocksy

Manuka honey with a high UMF rating is significantly more effective than examples with a low rating, or regular honey, in improving wound healing, new research shows.

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