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Doctor insights on: Plantation Mint Tea Benefits

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What are the benefits of drinking mint tea?

What are the benefits of drinking mint tea?

Many benefits: Peppermint tea has many benefits:it reduces gas, bloating & nausea & helps abdominal & menstrual cramps. It can help headaches, relieve lung & sinus congestion & help asthma.It's antimicrobial & good for dental health (thus used in toothpaste). It stimulates the mind yet also has a calming effect. The main precaution is that it can aggravate reflux/heartburn. www. Herbwisdom. Com/herb-peppermint. Html. ...Read more

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How do peppermint and other mint/green teas benefit your digestive system?

How do peppermint and other mint/green teas benefit your digestive system?

Not much: They are known as "carminatives" and they help you to burp-----little else. ...Read more

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I have started drinking Bigelow plantation mint tea for my PCOS, am I on the right path? I'm also on metformin 500 3 times a day.

I have started drinking Bigelow plantation mint tea for my PCOS, am I on the right path? I'm also on metformin 500 3 times a day.

Enjoy your tea: But don't expect any health benefit. Your metformin is likely to help. If you join a fitness club and get some high-powered athlete friends who'll make it fun to ramp your level of aerobic fitness up a few notches, you may be doing yourself an even bigger favor. This is a lifelong challenge, largely genetic, that often requires both meds and lifestyle awareness. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is spear mint tea safe for a 10 month baby?

Is spear mint tea safe for a 10 month baby?

Likely...: I have peppermint and chamomile tea for upset tummies in a bottle or cup. I do not have experience with spearmint per se. Steep then water down with cool liquid to prevent injury. No honey! ...Read more

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Is mint tea safe for a 6 month old baby?

Is mint tea safe for a 6 month old baby?

No: A report states mint tea may contain toxic pennyroyal oil which can be lethal in infants. This may in rare cases cause acute liver failure. ...Read more

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Can mint tea reduce sperm count?

No: No mint tea has no effect on the sperm count ...Read more

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Could the really strong mint tea I drank this morning be making me produce this salty saliva?

Could the really strong mint tea I drank this morning be making me produce this salty saliva?

Salty taste: No it has nothing to do with it, I drink strong tea by any standard most people will not drink it, never had any salty taste from it. If the taste transient, I would not worry about, the taste might be bitter than salty, strong tea does give you that taste. ...Read more

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Does tea an mints heal anxiety panic attacks?

Does tea an mints heal anxiety panic attacks?

No: Panic attacks can be part of several different conditions, including panic disorder and major depression. Tea and mints does not heal panic attacks -- but you can, with help. Cognitive behavioral and other psychotherapies can be very useful. Medications such as ssri antidepressants can prevent panic episodes. See your family doc for a physical; psychiatrist for help w/meds; therapist also. ...Read more

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Can children drink herbal tea? (green, mint, chamomile, etc.)

Can children drink herbal tea? (green, mint, chamomile, etc.)

Depends: Green tea is not recommended, it has stimulant properties. Chamomile or herbal mint is probably fine but there should be no real tea leaves in the products. You can also just mix a little ginger, lemon, and honey in hot water and kids enjoy it just as well as tea. ...Read more

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Had period which was lighter than normal but spotted for 14 days since, drinking lot mint tea could this be the cause?

Of concern.: What is of concern, in addition to the nature of your menses, is the potential ingestion of contaminated tea. Some imported teas are contaminated with pesticides...One could be ingesting a poison unwittingly. ...Read more

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What's the goodness of herbal tea (mint, anis seeds, or vervain for example) sugar-free?

What's the goodness of herbal tea (mint, anis seeds, or vervain for example) sugar-free?

For enjoyment: Regular teas and typical herbal teas, made from usual tea leaves, are for people to enjoy. The caffeine level is usually low, so teas are not too stimulating. A tea-drinker can try different teas and decide for herself what she likes most. Flavoring additives like mint or anise are in the teas in small amounts, so should not have a noticeable medicinal effect. Avoid adding too much sugar to tea. ...Read more

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Is it true that mint or peppermint water/tea is great for headaches? Taking butalb- acetamin - caff.

Is it true that mint or peppermint water/tea is great for headaches? Taking butalb- acetamin - caff.

Not that I know.: First, identify what kind of headache you have and what may be underlying cause. Furthermore, your medication can lead to increased and more frequent headaches, "chronic daily headaches", and I would not suggest using this preparation in this day and age. See your doctor and work together, as better approaches are available. ...Read more

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I heard mint tea helps with pcos and hirtiisum is that true? Any other natural remedies

Unhelpful: Most "natural remedies" have never been clinically tested and are unhelpful for the conditions for which they are promoted. Mint tea will not help polycystic ovarites or hirsutism. We all are looking for a simple way to address our health problems but this is not the way. Best to see a real doctor with an MD degree to get a better understanding of what is happening with your body. ...Read more

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Any benefit from menopause teas?

Any benefit from menopause teas?

Unknown: My question to anyone would be: if you have a heart problem and you go to a cardiologist who prescribes an important heart drug to you, are you then going to ask, "are there any heart teas? " of course not. Why then would you ask your gynecologist about "menopause teas." there is nothing more important to a woman than hormone replacement.....With real hormones. ...Read more

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Health benefits of darjeeling tea?

Health benefits of darjeeling tea?

Minimal: There is no hard data that tea, darjeeling or therwise, has positive health benefits. If you like the taste, go ahead. There may be some benefit from the iodine and anti-oxidants in tea. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of green tea?

What are the benefits of green tea?

Many: Tea's have high content of flavonoids — plant-derived compounds that are antioxidants. Green tea is a source of a catechins which are more powerful than vitamins c and e in antioxidants. Studies have found an association between consuming green tea and a reduced risk for heart disease. The antioxidants can help block the oxidation of LDL (bad) cholesterol, increase hdl, improve artery function. ...Read more

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Are there any benefits of green tea?

Are there any benefits of green tea?

The leaves contain: Antioxidant polyphenols. Studies show that the polyphenols in green tea have an anti-carcinogenic effect as well as leading to a reduced heart disease death rate. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggested that green tea can assist with glycemic control. A study by maastricht university (holland) noted green tea has catechins ; caffeine w inhibition of o-methyl- transferase ; >>. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of black/green tea?

What are the benefits of black/green tea?

Many benefits-esp. Gr: Green tea has been proven to have remarkable health benefits because it's rich in antioxidant polyphenols known as catechins, as well as l-theanine which has a calming effect. Black tea is green tea that has been oxidized and fermented, a process that destroys most of the beneficial catechins ; theanine. In a sense, black tea is green tea that is spoiled. See http://bit. Ly/17jtwfa for more info. ...Read more

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What is white tea? And what benefits it has?

White Teas: 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. White tea is actually a green tea with minimal processing. ...Read more

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I'm curious as to what are the benefits of green tea?

The leaves contain: Antioxidant polyphenols. Studies show that the polyphenols in green tea have an anti-carcinogenic effect as well as leading to a reduced heart disease death rate. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggested that green tea can assist with glycemic control. A study by maastricht university (holland) noted green tea has catechins ; caffeine w inhibition of o-methyl- transferase ; >>. ...Read more

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Which is the best tea when it comes to health benefits?

Green Tea: Green tea is filled with polyphenols ; health benefits. Skip the black, go for green. Green teas include: white tea ; red tea. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of drinking 2 cups of oolong tea HOT! Everyday?

What are the benefits of drinking 2 cups of oolong tea HOT! Everyday?

Variable: The caffeine will definitely help your mental alertness and the tea is possibly effective for reducing the risk of ovarian cancer. All the other proposed benefits have insufficient data including treatment for diabetes, eczema, hypertension. ...Read more

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Please tell me what benefits can be found in taking black and green tea.

Please tell me what benefits can be found in taking black and green tea.

Drink tea for health: There are many reasons to drink tea. To list a few: antioxidants in tea can help your heart, fight against cancer, protection from ultraviolet rays, improve bone mineral density and strength and polyphenols in green tea may help maintain the parts of the brain that regulate learning and memory. ...Read more

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What tea - black or green - carries better health benefits for us and why?

What tea - black or green - carries better health benefits for us and why?

Green Tea = better!: Tea is derived from the camellia sinensis tree. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols which have an anti-carcinogenic effect. Lighter tea (white ; green) is less processed. Black tea is dried ; fermented. Studies suggest green tea can assist with glycemic control as well as reduced heart disease death rate. There are more studies around that suggest benefits from green tea than for black. ...Read more