Archive for April, 2011

Health Benefits Of Oolong Tea

Oolong tea benefitsOolong tea (or Wu Long Tea) is very well-familiar to people living in Oriental regions, but those who live in Europe and both Americas have got a chance to enjoy the taste and numerous oolong tea benefits. This tea received its name from the Chinese word for “Black Dragon”. Nowadays this tea is available around the world in tea bags or whole (loose) leaf. The tea comes from the same plant as green tea but undergoes some specific type of fermentation or oxidation which makes its production longer than the one of green tea but shorted than the one of black tea. (more…)

Artichoke Extract: Dr. Oz’s Best Remedy For Digestion

artichoke extractIn our times of chronic stresses,  poor nutrition and bad eating habits, lasting working days and a tendency to end them up in the closest fast food restaurant, many of us have started noticing harmful and destructive effects of this lifestyle on our health. Upset stomach, colic, meteorism, bloating, stomach cramps, indigestion and other more serious digestive problems became a very common health condition, familiar to millions of people around the world, from London to LA, from Oslo to Capetown. According to Doctor Oz, such natural remedy as artichoke extract is highly recommended (along with artichoke tea) for improving the function of our digestive system. Recently, artichoke extract and artichoke tea benefits became a topic of discussion in one of Dr. Oz’s TV show. (more…)