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thechronic posted:
I have a major allergy to Benzoine ,Tea tree Oil ,and Balsam of Peru ,and I've been interested in buying some of the healthy New Zealand made Manuka Honey ,but I just read that its made from European Bees feeding on Manuka Tea Tree's ? Should I pass on trying it ? or should I take a chance ?
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atti_editor responded:
Hi thechronic,

I would definitely talk to your doctor before attempting to use the Manuka Honey. You don't want to risk having an allergic reaction, and your doctor or allergist will be able to give you professional advice on whether or not it would be safe to take.

Best wishes,
Atti


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