For centuries, people use the common weed dandelion (Tarazacum officinale) in folk medicine, and quite active.
Native Americans used a decoction of the plant for the treatment of skin diseases, heartburn, abdominal pain and constipation, and also for power charging.
In Ancient China with this vegetable raw materials increased the body’s defenses against infections of the upper respiratory tract, bronchitis, pneumonia, and mastitis. Today, Chinese herbalists recommend dandelion when stomach problems, appendicitis, inflammation and during lactation.
In the X century Arab physicians attributed their patients dandelion as a laxative, diuretic and tonic for the liver remedy.
Modern medicine confirms the beneficial properties of various Continue reading
Most people start the morning with a Cup of tea, wanting to feel more energetic and to shake off the remnants of sleepy shackles. To aid in this is caffeine.
It is known that the more caffeine contained in tea – the more energetic we feel. However, how to understand what form of tea – black or green more caffeine? Many believe that more is strong black tea. But is it so?
Scientists have studied more than 30 types of tea, and came to the unequivocal conclusion: green tea contains the most caffeine. The most caffeinated was natural teas without aromatic additives. The caffeine
content in the tea bags exceeded 85 mg, while in black tea bags his figure barely reached 70 mg. it Should be noted that these figures relate to the serving of tea, for cooking one Cup of flavored drink, and it weighs about 2 grams.
After a thorough study of the five types of tea: black, black Continue reading
What is a tea drink?
Tea drink – this can be a tea in combination with any additives (herbs, bits of berries and fruits) or just a mixture of flowers, herbs, berries or fruit without tea leaves. To tea drinks include such popular types as hibiscus . mate . fruit teas . herbal teas . royboy (Rooibos, Rooibos) .
Varieties of tea drinks
Fruit teas . Fruit tea can contain pieces of fruit or berries, zest or slices of citrus peel. Fruit tea contains many vitamins. For example, tea drink from the berries of wild rose contains a lot of vitamin C and is an excellent General tonic for colds. Often fruit teas with raspberries . lemon . cranberries or cranberries and other natural supplements.
Herbal tea drink. Sometimes this kind of tea drink called herbal tea. Selection of herbal teas great: drinks are single herbs or composition of different grasses. Herbal tea can be useful Continue reading