UMFManuka Honey is one of the most sought after honey products. UMF means Unique Manuka Factor and this refers to the special antibacterial X-Factor. The higher the Manuka Honey UMF rating the higher the level of antibacterial activity. The benefits of Manuka Honey are well established.
Which Manuka Honey should I buy?
The strength of UMF Honey you should buy depends on what you intend to use it for. The following is a guide to help you with your purchase decision:
UMF10 and below is suitable for maintaining good health and digestion.
Use UMF10 to UMF15 for indigestion, heartburn and diarrhea.
UMF20 and UMF25 to assist with gastroenteritis, stomach/peptic ulcers, duodenal ulcers, esophagus ulcers, acid reflux heartburn, irritable bowel syndrome, ulcerate colitis, H. pylori and up-set stomach.
For external skin conditions we recommend using Manuka honey UMF above UMF10.