Dr. Weeks’ Comment:  Raw honey is heap big medicine!    Honey Treats Coughs Better Than Drugs   By KATHARINE STOEL GAMMON ABC News Medical Unit Dec. 3, 2007 There may be hope for parents looking for alternatives to drug-laden cough…

Dr. Weeks’ Comment:  I have been a beekeeper since before I studied medicine, co-founded with Charlie Mraz the American Apitherapy Society, and the bees remain my favorite pets.  Apitherapy, therapies derived from the products of apis mellifera  (honey bee),  have…

Dr. Weeks’ Comment:  Years ago in Vermont, here I trained (and where 30 years ago I became a beekeeper), family docs doing house calls through ominous snowdrifts to care for patients living far from hospitals dressed surgical wounds with raw…