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Is Too Much Tea Bad For Your Health?

A recent U.K. study looked at tea and health, and the results might surprise you. Fluoride is a controversial compound. Here in the U.S., many municipalities add it to the water supply in the name …

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9 Food Pairings that Fight Disease

Over the last few decades, there has been a mountain of research on the healing powers of individual compounds in foods, such as lycopene, vitamin D and essential fatty acids. Yet, scientists are no…

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What Happens When You Drink Caffeine?

“This coffee falls into your stomach, and straightaway there is a general commotion. Ideas begin to move like the battalions of the Grand Army of the battlefield, and the battle takes place. Things re…

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9 Tips for Making the Best Cup of Tea Ever

Even the most novice tea drinker can probably brew a decent cup. But why settle for decent? If a truly great cup of tea is what you're after, follow these dos and don'ts. Do you have a favorite tea…

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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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6 Plants That Are Great for Tea

Chamomile has always been my favorite bedtime beverage. Growing up, we just bought the supermarket boxes of bagged tea. And although I enjoyed the pretty white flowers on the packaging, I never real…

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3 Hidden Dangers Lurking in Your Tea

Tea is a miraculous thing. Bursting with antioxidants and health benefits galore, civilizations have been imbibing it for centuries. Drink it iced in the throes of summer or steaming hot to stave off …

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5 Holiday Healing Teas

Enjoy a cup of warming and healing herbal tea during the holidays.  Not only do they taste great, they impart incredible health benefits, too.  Here are five of my favorites: Gingerbread—New resear…

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Health Benefits of Tea (Infographic)

You know that tea keeps you warm from the inside out all winter long, but what about the health benefits of tea? That cuppa has some powerful medicinal properties! Choosing the right tea for your h…

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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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