Health Benefits of Green Tea

White Tea (uncured and unfermented leaves)Green Tea

  • Contains cancer fighting anti-oxidants
  • Cooling and detoxifying
  • Anti-aging and anti-stress properties
  • High L-theanine amino acid content promotes longevity and concentration
  • ECGC (antioxidant) prevents new fat cells from forming and fights wrinkles and aging
  • Helps prevent colon cancers

 

Green Tea

  • Highest content of cancer fighting anti-oxidants that may interfere with growth of bladder, breast, lung, stomach, pancreatic & colorectal cancers
  • Helps prevent clogging of arteries
  • Antiseptic and anti-viral effects: kills oral bacteria that can lead to colds and flu
  • Fights degenerative diseases and supports immune system function
  • Strengthens tooth enamel and fights bad breath
  • Potent source of vitamins and minerals
  • Effective for slimming and weight loss
  • Counteracts oxidative stress on the brain
  • Reduces risk of neurological disorders (ie..Alzheimer, Parkinson’s)
  • Reduces risk of stroke
  • Improves cholesterol levels

 

Oolong Tea

  • Lowers bad cholesterol and blood sugar
  • Boosts metabolism and helps burn fat faster
  • High content of tea polysaccharides
  • High content of anti-oxidants
  • Strengthens tooth enamel
  • Potent source of vitamins and minerals
  • Effective for slimming and weight loss

 

Black Tea (fermented leaves)

  • Helps prevent heart attacks
  • Helps prevent plaque build-up in arteries
  • Increases bone density
  • Kills bacteria in mouth than can cause cavities and fights bad breath
  • Contains polysaccharides that have glucose inhibiting properties (diabetes)

 

Pu-Erh Tea (fermented & aged leaves)

  • Perhaps the most effective tea for weight loss
  • Helps metabolize fatty acids and oily foods
  • Believed to reduce cholesterol and blood sugar levels
  • Cleansing and detoxifying to the bloodstream

 

 

Other general benefits of tea

Promotes mental clarity and alertness

Stimulates neural activity and improves learning function

Provides even, sustained energy and sound rest

Strengthens immune system and has anti-stress properties

Cleansing, detoxifying and longevity promoting