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Doctor insights on: Herbal Tea

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Can herbal tea have bugs?

Can herbal tea have bugs?

Of course: Tea is made of dried plant leaves, shoots, roots, or fruits. Since it's a plant product, insects can get into it if it's not properly stored. ...Read more

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What amount herbs do I need for herbal tea?

That differs: depending on the herb, the desired effect and the recipe. ...Read more

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How old can a child be before it's safe to be giving them herbal tea?

How old can a child be before it's safe to be giving them herbal tea?

Chamomille: I am not a pediatrician so i can't provide a global answer. However, young children can be provided chamomille tea to help them relax for sleep. It is often given in drops. It can occassionally lead to paradoxic activation. Were there any specific herbal teas that you were interested in? ...Read more

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Which herbal tea for increasing mental and/or physical engeryis considered the best?

Hyson green tea: It is not magic! however hyson green tea can help with focus related to it's caffiene content. ...Read more

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Is "herbal tea" a green tea?

No: Green tea is tea is derived from a tree called camellia sinensis. Herbal tea is derived from herbs. ...Read more

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What's the best caffeine free herbal tea?

What's the best caffeine free herbal tea?

Herbal Tea: Herbal tea not decaffienated tea. Herbal teas all have differnet properties and can be helpful for any number of conditions. It really depends on each person. ...Read more

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Can herbal tea make you gain weight? Can any docs explain?

Can herbal tea make you gain weight? Can any docs explain?

Herbal tea: Moderate amounts of liquids such as herbal tea is fine. If you drink in excess you MAY be retaining fluid and thus gain weight. If you drink large amounts of other fluids as well this adds to the situation. Eight 8 oz. glasses of water/tea is suggested by many nutritionists daily. If petite, less. See your doctor for specific recommendations. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can there be really an herbal tea that helps you lose weight?

Can there be really an herbal tea that helps you lose weight?

Weight loss: Studies suggest green tea can assist with glycemic control as well as reduced heart disease death rate. ...Read more

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Is it ok to give a 5 year old child herbal tea several times a wk?

Is it ok to give a 5 year old child herbal tea several times a wk?

Yes, if...: ...The herb id safe, such as chamomile or rosehips. Many aren't, especially ones in "weight control" teas. ...Read more

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I am wondering what herbal tea or pills are taken for acid reflux?

I am wondering what herbal tea or pills are taken for acid reflux?

None: Really reflux?: You are assuming you have reflux. Our brain can't tell the difference in painful signals from heart, esophagus, stomach, duodenum, liver, pancreas, bile ducts of liver, or gallbladder. So 'acid reflux' could be illnesses of any of those. A good dr. Will ask questions: what brings it on, makes it worse/better, how long it lasts, associated problems. See dr. & get proper diagnosis/treatment! ...Read more

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What to do if i know green tea is great when it comes to aiding weight lossbut, what about herbal tea?

What to do if i know green tea is great when it comes to aiding weight lossbut, what about herbal tea?

Green vs herbal tea: Hello. Tea is derived from a tree called camellia sinensis. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols which have an anti-carcinogenic effect. The lighter the tea, the less it has been processed. White and green teas are especially helpful. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggest extracts from green tea can act as a plant-based >>. ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink herbal tea and 5 htp?

Is it safe to drink herbal tea and 5 htp?

Tea: While there really is no health advice about tea please remember that teas are used in many if not most cultures in the whole world. There should be no problem taking this herbal infused water and any supplements. ...Read more

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Which type of herbal tea is best for weight loss?

Herbal tea: Studies suggest green tea can assist with glycemic control as well as reduced heart disease death rate. ...Read more