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How Black Tea May Help Cut Your Ovarian Cancer Risk

More than 20,000 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer in the USA every year according to the National Cancer Institute. The most common of these is epithelial ovarian cancer, the fifth leading caus…

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We Tested It: Black Tea Glass Cleaner

Do-it-yourself cleaning and cosmetics have kind of become my obsession. I think about how I used to slap down my cold hard cash for all those creepy chemicals, those toxins just sitting under my sink,…

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Homemade Chai Concentrate

Recipe: Chai From: Honor Fabun at Plant Based on a Budget Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! I love drinking chai, hot or iced, but I don’t love paying $4 for it at a coffee shop. Now I make my …

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4 Revitalizing Fruit Teas for a Tiring Day

Most coffee shops in Delhi, where I live, have ‘iced tea’ on the menu. They all sound inviting—Berry Blast, Peach Bliss etc. But each time they arrive, I feel a tinge of disappointment—they are coolin…

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Drink Up! The Benefits of Tea

As we step further into fall and the weather continues to cool down, warming foods and drinks become extra delicious and comforting. Think hot chocolate after a morning ski or an apres-surf cup of …

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13 Foods That Fight Allergies

There are many naturally-occurring plant compounds called phytonutrients that assist with allergies. The main ones include: anthocyanin, curcumin, hesperetin, and quercetin in your diet. Don’t worry a…

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5 Types of Tea From Around the World

By Janet Webb Lee, Yoga International From its strong health properties to its millennia-old cultural history, tea provides a rich and nourishing experience in every cup. While all tea is deriv…

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Kombucha is Disappearing and This is Causing Quite a Stink

At first glance a bottle of commercially available Kombucha looks a whole lot like one of the many boutique, iced teas being aggressively marketed to thirsty consumers. Twist off the top, and you hear…

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Stroke: Green or Black Tea Could Reduce Risk

A meta-analysis of research studies focused on stroke and tea consumption for human subjects indicated that drinking three cups of green or black tea per day could reduce the risk of ischemic stroke b…

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Heal Yourself With Iced Tea

The evidence for the healing power of tea is overwhelming. The humble cuppa tea contains a wealth of nutrients which have been found to help boost the body’s defenses against serious illness, keeping …

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