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Tea and Sleep

Tea and Sleep
Updated: Jan. 19th, 2017
There is evidence that tea has sleep benefits, especially when compared to coffee. Herbal teas have diverse effects on sleep.

Switching From Coffee to Tea

Switching From Coffee to Tea
Updated: Jan. 6th, 2017
Health reasons for switching from coffee to tea, and some ideas of teas for coffee lovers to start with.

Tea, Bone Density, and Osteoporosis

Tea, Bone Density, and Osteoporosis
Updated: Nov. 11th, 2016
Drinking tea has no negative effect on bone density and may protect against osteoporosis through a variety of mechanisms.

Styles, Types, & Varieties of Tea

Tea: black, green, oolong, white, Pu-erh, Flavored: Chai, Earl Grey, Jasmine, Herbals: Rooibos, Mate, ...

Herbal Tea

Herbal Tea
Updated: Jan. 18th, 2017
Herbal tea encompasses all beverages made by infusing plants other than the tea plant in hot water. Herbal teas are extraordinarily diverse.

Lapacho / Taheebo (Pao d'Arco)

Lapacho / Taheebo (Pao d'Arco)
Updated: Dec. 19th, 2016
Lapacho, or taheebo, is a medicinal tea made from the bark of the Tabebuia impetiginosa tree.

Chamomile Tea

Chamomile Tea
Updated: Oct. 31st, 2016
Chamomile tea is a popular herbal tea with a calming effect. Chamomile shows promise of having a number of potential health benefits.

Tea Producing Countries and Regions

China: Fujian, Yunnan, Anhui, Zhejiang, India: Darjeeling, Assam, Japan, Ceylon, Taiwan, Kenya, ...

Georgia

Georgia
Updated: Dec. 20th, 2016
Georgia, a country in central Asia on the east shore of the Black Sea, grows tea in a region near the tea-producing regions of Russia and Turkey.

Russia

Russia
Updated: Dec. 20th, 2016
Although most of Russia is too cold to grow tea, the region along the black sea, near Sochi, produces some tea.

Nara, Japan

Nara, Japan
Updated: Dec. 19th, 2016
Nara is a landlocked prefecture in Japan's Kansai region, producing a small amount of tea.

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