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Posts tagged tea

July 5, 2013

 

green, yellow, and red peppers

Are All Antioxidants The Same?

I've heard a lot about how antioxidants can help prevent disease. Does that mean that I should eat as much antioxidant rich foods as possible?

February 20, 2012

 

tea cups of all different sizes

Boiling Tea: Mystery Solved!

A listener wrote to A Moment of Science about a fascinating phenomenon she noticed when heating water for tea in a microwave oven...

December 19, 2006

 

a cup of teh tarik

Teh Tarik

Have you ever tried this Malaysian favorite? We've heard that it's out of this world. Literally!

September 27, 2003

 

Drink Tea to Ward Off Cancer?

In this Moment of Science, we discuss the possible anticancer benefits of drinking green tea. It’s time once again for the mail bag, where we read your cards and letters and just happen to know the answers. Dear Moment of Science, Can you settle a debate between my friend and me? She says that green [...]

September 27, 2003

 

Echinacea

In this Moment of Science, we discuss Echinacea–one of the most popular herbal medicines. Echinacea is a flowering plant native to North America. Native Americans have used Echinacea for thousands of years as medicine. According to those who swear by it, Echinacea boosts the immune system by increasing white blood cell counts and other disease [...]

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