Let’s hear it for the Bees!

A spoonful of honey can quiet children’s nighttime cough and help them — and their parents — sleep better, a new study shows. When compared to the cough syrup ingredient dextromethorphan or no treatment, honey came out on top. Use a dosage identical to that recommended for cough syrups: half a teaspoon for two- to five-year-olds, a teaspoon for six- to eleven-year-olds, and two teaspoons for children twelve and older. For the full report go to: http://tinyurl.com/2boua8

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