It soothes sore throats thanks to Sidr honey, which is anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial. It is antiseptic for the mouth, protective against tooth decay, works to heal gum sores. It provides the body with energy and activity and calms coughs. It is nourishing since it is rich in important vitamins and minerals.
Definition of Sider Honey:
Luxury natural honey extracted by bees from the jujube nectar (jujube plant) derived from the Acanthoid subfamily that grows in arid mountains in the Arabian Peninsula and the surrounding areas.
The Sidr tree, (Scientific Namealso : Lotus Jujube, Buckthorn) is one ancient types of tree. The Jujube fruit was the first food Prophet Adam (pbuh) ate when he was made to descend to earth. The tree was used during the time of King Suleiman (pbuh) and the Pharaohs to build palaces and temples. This highly resilient tree is also sacred as it is mentioned four times in the Qur'an. In Sura Saba, it is mentioned as an earth tree while in other Suras, it is mentioned as a tree close to Al Mawaa Heaven (Sidrat al-Muntaha). Allah has mentioned this tree to emphasize its beauty, strength and grandeur (Saba 15,16; Waqeaa 27-33; Najm 7-18). It is a sturdy and deep-rooted tree which has withstood the devastating floods of Eram in Yemen with two other trees: the Tamarisk and the Mustard Tree. (Saba 15,16).
This honey is known by its high nutritional characteristics and it is requested by the citizens of these regions because of its multiple particularities and they used to offer it in the ancient time as gifts for kings and leaders as a sign of love and respect. Sidr honey enriched with vitamins, minerals, amino acids methylglyoxal (MGO) content when compared to all other types of honey available in the world market when it comes to quality also sidr honey has lowest water content which does not only increases its potency of immune system boost up but also increase its shelf life.
· Strengthening the nervous system, beneficial for Insomnia and migraines.
· Stop formation of gases in Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
· Heal ulcers of duodenum and stomach and neutralize excess acidity.
· Relive asthma, allergy and arthritis.
· Used on surface wounds and burns
· Very Nutritious for anemia and strength of the heart.
· Useful for pregnant women and Nutritious for her fetus.