Tea & Health

Health Benefits of Tea

In ancient China, tea was considered an elixir and initially consumed for its perceived medicinal properties. Today, more and more scientific evidence contributes to the belief that tea, indeed, is a healthy beverage. The following provides a summary of the health benefits asso... Continue Reading

Caffeine & Tea

What is caffeine and what effects does it have on the body? Chemically, caffeine is a member of the xanthine family. Caffeine is odorless, has a bitter taste and is highly soluble in hot water. Caffeine occurs naturally in coffee, tea, cocoa, kola nuts and a variety of other p... Continue Reading