Herbal Information For You
Tea has been used for centuries as an herbal remedy. It contains a
powerful anti-oxidant that is believed to be beneficial in cancer
treatment. While it has been used as a cancer preventative it is also used
to inhibit the spread of cancer. It helps to enhance the effects of
chemotherapy while decreasing the side effects. It has been found to be
especially useful in treating colon and rectal cancers.
Green Tea prevents cellular damage which reduces or eliminates cancer, lowers blood pressure and cholesterol, builds the immune and cardiovascular systems and can aid in weight loss. It is used in the treatment of hair loss and to stimulate new hair growth.
Tea is also used to reduce stress. One of the main antioxidants in green
tea is the amino acid L-Theanine. L-Theanine
can increase levels of GABA, a brain chemical known for its calming
effects, and dopamine, which can elevate the mood. L-Theanine is
non-drowsy, and may even increase mental focus and concentration as it
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