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Rethinking Summer Tea

August 1, 2016

Iced tea, iced coffee, blended fraps, those are the popular drinks of summer. But different places have different traditions when it comes to matching the temperature of a drink to the temperature of the weather, and there’s even some logic behind it. When you start a hot day with a hot drink, it gets your […]

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Some Summer ActiviTEA

April 7, 2016

Whether you’re hoping for a summer full of action and adventures, or finally getting a break to unwind, do it with a cup of health supporting tea! Why tea? It’s a natural way to make your day a little more healthy, by sneaking in some antioxidants, flavanols, and more into a quiet (or chatty) moment. […]

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Heart disease is a leading cause of death, so any small change you can make is worth it. Here’s a do and a don’t to help prevent a myocardial infarction (heart attack). Eating Flavonoids was found in a long term study to reduce the risk of myocardial infarction. Specifically, eating anthocyanins which are found in […]

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Flavanols, similar to Flavanoids (found in many plants, Flavanoids are a powerful type of antioxidant), have been found to help with mild cognitive impairment when consumed daily (improving memory, judgement, etc.). Although the research was paid for by Mars, Inc., to illustrate the value of their flavanol rich chocolate beverage, it lines up with previous […]

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