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HIBISCUS TEA

HIBISCUS TEA (Hibiscus Sabdariffa L.) is an herbal tea made as an infusion from the crimson sepals of the flower. it can be consumed either hot or cold. Hibiscus is high in Vitamin C and minerals. Studies have shown that drinking hibiscus tea may lower blood pressure in people with type 2 diabetes, pre-hypertension or mild hypertension. A preliminary study in 2007 compared to the blood pressure medication lisinopril on people with hypertension.Hibiscus is also used to help cure liver disease and has properties that can reduce the risk of some cancers. If you are feeling a bit lethargic this mild tea can also speed up the metabolism and be helpful in losing weight. Hibiscus is a  very relaxing tea.

The following video shows an interview with a doctor that has done a study on the healthy heart benefits of hibiscus tea.



mint plant

 

HIBISCUS MINT TEA

When combined with mint this Hibiscus Tea can not only be relaxing but very soothing to the gastric system.Not only will you be having a relaxing tea but you will having a tea rich in antioxidants.  Great to drink after a hearty meal to soothe the stomach.



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