MANUKAGUARD is the ONLY CERTIFIED medical grade manuka honey in the USA market and is quite possibly one of the most complex health creations known to mankind……..
A. MANUKAGUARD is pasteurized for sterility: Supports natural tissue/body recovery and healing
B. MANUKAGUARD is filtered to remove contaminants (bee body parts, especially the BEE stomach.
a. Insect bites, burns, recent scars, ulcers, bed sores
b. Topical Anti-fungal
c. Diabetic injury
a. Gastro-intestinal support
b. Probiotic and Prebiotic function (healthy digestion)
c. Antioxidant protection
ManukaGuard Honey has the following Health attributes: We can only show the Anti-bacterial strength. There are a total of 8 health benefits which we cannot list.
12+ means this ManukaGuard Honey formula is equal to a 12% solution of phenol, a common antiseptic which is put on STAPH bacteria. ManukaGuard Honey antibacterial effect is always tested on Staph bacteria. It is not a question, can ManukaGuard Honey kill Staph? It is a question of “How Fast?”
MGO or the Molan Gold Standard complies with new regulations put in place by the New Zealand Government to prevent the label claims fraud. (Companies claiming other honey as Manuka honey).
The Molan Gold standard uses two methods to measure the strength of a manuka honey.
1. Phenol comparison test
2. The methylglyoxal content
12+ = MGO 400 Methylglyoxal 400 mg/kg