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Tea has been recognized as having healing benefits by many cultures the world over for thousands of years. Now, an ever growing body of modern scientific research suggests that certain teas do, indeed, have amazing health and healing benefits.
For example, green tea (which is rich in antioxidants and other health protective compounds) is associated with promoting weight loss and lowering the risk of cancer, stroke and heart disease.
In the world of holistic, alternative and herbal medicine, certain compounds in various teas have been identified as being beneficial to human health.
Thus, specific teas are used to treat or prevent specific ailments and medical conditions.
This infographic illustrates the uses of the following seven relatively common herbal teas:
2. Lemon Balm
Infographic source and more information at PositiveMed - Healing Herbal Teas