Your Cup of Earl Grey May Lower Cholesterol

According to recent research, your cup of Earl Grey Tea may help to lower cholesterol. Research focused on bergamot oil, the main ingredient in Earl Grey.  The International Journal of Cardiology reported on the study.

Tea and Fruit Lower Risk of Lung Cancer

More good news about the health benefits of black tea. People that drink black tea and eat fruit have a lower chance of developing lung cancer. These results were from a study reviewed at CHEST 2011, the 77th annual meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP). In this study, scientists from the Czech Republic found that drinking black …

Is That Cup of PG Tips Tea Really Healthy for You?

So, you drink PG Tips Tea. Have you ever wondered if it is healthy for you? Most studies on tea’s health benefits involve the green variety. Although it is not as well-known, research has been done into the health benefits of PG Tips. The first area PG Tips may help with is very topical. Your cup of PG Tips may …

How to Select the Best English Tea For Your Taste: Typhoo Tea

Are you looking for an authentic English Tea but not sure which you might like best? One place to start is Typhoo Tea, one of the world’s most recognizable brands. Now, learn all about Typhoo, including tasting, brewing times, loose or tea bag availability and find out how to make the perfect cup. Many teas are labeled English but few …

Health Benefits of English Tea

Even though brands of tea from England are among the world’s most popular, they are most often overlooked when it comes to their health benefits. Although green varieties get most of the hype, English Teas, which are usually black, do offer many health benefits. Many English brands are popular, but a few are the most familiar, and popular worldwide: PG …

Tea Can Help With Weight Gain

New research shows that tea consumption could help those having treatment for obesity. A study from Kobe University in Japan may help those struggling with weight issues. The study showed that tea can reduce weight gains and limit the negative consequences of high fat foods. The study examined a group of mice. One group was given a normal diet and …

Tea Protects Against Heart Disease

A new study shows that tea can help protect against heart disease. Results from a Dutch study of 40,000 people over 13 years indicates that having several cups of tea a day can protect against heart disease. The risk of heart disease was cut by 1/3 for tea drinkers who had 6 or more cups of tea per day.

Rooibos Tea Increases Antioxidants

According to a new study in the Journal of Food Chemistry, Rooibos Tea increases antioxidants. In other studies, black and green tea have been shown to increase antioxidants and now the same has been shown to be true of Rooibos Tea. The study showed that Rooibos increases antioxidants in the blood.

Green Tea can Offer Your Eyes Protection

More good news about the health benefits of green tea. Now, green tea may help your eyes. The Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry reports on a new study that shows green tea may help in the fight against glaucoma. In the study, catechins helps reduce the stress placed upon your eyes. Green tea contains catechins, which are antioxidants that …

Green Tea May Help Elderly Cheer Up

Green tea may help the elderly feel better mentally, reports the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition in a December 2009 article. The Journal reported on a study from Tohoku University Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering in Sendai, Japan.  The study found that elderly men and women consuming 4 or more cups of green tea had 44% less chance of having …