Tea is made from the leaves of
the Camellia Sinensis. Chinese green tea
is nearly 5,000 years old and was
discovered by the Chinese Emperor.
There are three major kinds of teas£º
Green Tea£¬Oolong Tea and Black Tea.
Green Tea skips the oxidizing step
(without fermenting). Black Tea is
produced by allowing picked tealeaves
to completely ferment before firing.
Oolong Teas are only partially
What is Medicine Tea & Herbal
Tea? Both Medicinal/Herbal Tea contain
no true tea leaves. They are created from
the flowers, berries, peels, seeds, leaves
and roots of many different plants£¬
which are different from actual teas.
Why is Tea Healthy? Tea
contains Vitamin C and E, Minerals,
Galtate). Tea may help reduce the risk of
strokes and heart disease, and may also
prevent some cancers.
What green tea can do for
Green tea is not only a popular
beverage in Asia but also a regularly.
prescribed medicine. It is made by
lightly steaming the flesh-cut C. Sinuses
leaf, yielding a non-toxic unfermented
tea "alive" with a group of active
photochemical called polyphones.
Polyphones have been rigorously studied
and proven to do all Of the following.
- Increase the body's ability to use and
eliminate unhealthy(LDL) cholesterol.
- Block the tumour-promoting action of
nitro amines and other dietary
carcinogens that are generated during the
curing or cooking of fish, meats, and
- Supercharge the enzyme activity of
your organs - especially the liver, lungs,
and small intestine-to detoxify and
cleanse away free radicals and other
- Protect the lungs from potent toxins
found in tobacco.
- Protect with antioxidant power that's
20 times more powerful than vitamin E.
And it does much more: Green
tea extract has also been shown to
protect lab animals from cancer-cell
growth in the colon, mammary tissue,
and stomach...reduce the risk to blood
clots by inhibiting the clotting factor
called thomboxane A2(the same method
by which aspirin works)...protect the
skin from UV radiation¡act as anatural
ACE inhibitor to jower blood
levels¡and even kill oral bacteria that
can cause cavities and bad breath.
Clearly, certain photochemicals
are more directly beneficial to human
health, and science has begun to
establish a team of photo chemical "all-
stars." For maximum protection against
cancer, heart disease, and other
degenerative diseases, be sure to eat
plenty of grapes£¬ginger, tomatoes, and
turmeric, in addition to broccoli and