Uterine muscle contractions during labor require a rich source of glucose. Honey contains a mixture of water, carbohydrates and minerals that contain glucose, fructose and sucrose. Fructose is slowly released in the bloodstream and thus preserving the mother’s energy, which is why honey can be an effective source of Carbohydrates.
Raw honey comes straight from the wax combs the bees place it in. Raw honey possesses proteins, vitamins, bee pollen and antioxidants that are considered to be good for your health.