sabdariffa has a long history of use in African folk
medicine where it is used as a diuretic, to relieve
pressure in the gallbladder, and to relax the uterus.
It is used as a mild laxative. Regular consumption of
hibiscus teas often lowers blood pressure. Hibiscus
is the source of the hydroxycitric acid (HCA, or hydroxycut)
used in many diet formulas. This compound has been long
used to fight obesity. It is a popular drink throughout
central and south America and the Caribbean, it contains
a number of nutrients which are important for supporting
the systems of the body and is useful for general well
being.Studies have concluded that those suffering from
type 2 diabetes may benefit from drinking hibiscus tea.
It is thought to inhibit the body from absorbing too
with vitamin C, it strengthens the immune system.
It has powerful antioxidant properties and can help
to remove bacteria from the system. Regular consumption
of the tea can help the body's bladder function healthy
and prevent constipation. It can help to keep the
digestive system generally healthy and has a soothing
effect on inflammation.
suffering from depression may also benefit from a
regular intake of hibiscus tea, as it has a positive
effect on the central nervous system and can help
to control moods .
your doctor if you decide to include hibiscus as part
of your blood pressure control program to ensure it
is a good option for you.
is only hibiscus sabdiriffa that is used.
*Some people may experience drowsiness at first use.
*Avoid if there are gallstones.
*Women on hormone replacement therapy or estrogen
issues should not use the tea. Due to its effect on
the hormone function of the body, it is not recommended
for those who are pregnant or breastfeeding.
- (Cyclopia intermedia) red tea, is from the Cape
of Good Hope. Very fragrant, floral and sweet. Containing
virtually no tannin, this fermented tea has a smooth
taste and brews into a deep dark amber color. Caffeine
free, high in Vitamin C, potassium, calcium, magnesium,
anti-oxidants, contains rare trace minerals, isoflavones
lupulus) is Antiseptic, astringent, analgesic, bitter,
nervine, sedative, and hypnotic. The Cherokee people
used hops like aspirin to ease pain, induce sleep,
treat breast complaints, and for inflamed bladder
and kidneys. Hops has long been known for its anti-bacterial
properties. They have been valued for their preservative
qualities. Hops contains a natural substance that
prevents the growth of gram-negative bacteria. Hops
also contains the " GLA, the wonder drug"
found in Evening Primrose. GLA is used by the body
to produce prostaglandins, which control the physiological
responses that lower blood pressure, stimulate the
immune system, reduce the risk of thrombosis and regulate
(Hyssopus officinalis) was once used as a cure-all
tonic and was thought to be the cure for every ailment.
It is most useful for the respiratory tract and can
be used to treat coughs, congestion, asthma, and pleurisy
and can also be used to help aid sleep. Hyssop also
has been used for the digestive system to relieve
gas, bloating and colic. Its active compounds are
volatile oil, flavonoids, hyssopin, resin, tannins,
terpenes. It may play a useful role in the treatment
of bronchitis, coughs and colds, nose and throat infections,
expelling worms from the stomach, providing relief
to fever sores, calming the nerves and improving digestion.
Some studies show that it may also help in the regulation
of blood pressure. Historically it was considered
an aphrodisiac when combined with ginger, thyme, and
pepper. Not advised for pregnant women or people prone
Medicine it is use to help in connecting to others
and increasing personal harmony.
information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure,
or prevent any disease.
"I cannot sit and
chat with you, the way I'd like to do.
So brew yourself a cup of tea, I'll think of you, you think
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These herbal tea are not intended to diagnose, treat,
cure or prevent any disease.
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