With the advent of summer, there are the simple pleasures of longer days, brighter sunsets and glorious weather. How about taking this summer to the next level of enjoyment with a cup of beautiful Strawberry Decaf tea?
The health benefits of decaf teas are widely known and when it contains all the goodness of black tea, it becomes a super beverage in more ways than one. The Decaf Strawberry is a tea that is decaffeinated slowly so as to retain the flavour of the tea, and then mixed with ripe and succulent strawberries to give it the kind of taste you can never forget.
Why is this tea so good for you? Read on to find out, in our compilation of facts that will show you how unique and wonderful this tea is.
It is good for heart health
The properties of black tea are known to improve heart health in many ways, especially due to the flavones that are present in the tea. You don’t need to worry if the tea is decaffeinated as both decaffeinated and regular teas are rich in natural phytonutrients called flavonoids that have many health benefits.
Most of the benefits you get from drinking tea comes from the antioxidants you receive from it. Antioxidants give the free radicals that are produced by your body’s metabolism a place to safely offload the electrical charge they get through allowing your cells to produce energy. Otherwise they would attack your body in unimaginable ways. If you do not consume enough antioxidants, your overall health could suffer.
It lowers the risk of diabetes
A new study has found that black tea significantly reduces rises in blood glucose levels among both healthy and pre-diabetic adults, in this case after consuming a sugary drink. The data from this study confirmed that polyphenols lower the glycemic response and may be responsible for the lower rates of diabetes observed with tea consumption. Other studies over the years have shown that in addition to lowering blood sugar, black tea has antiviral properties, anticancer properties, and it improves cardiovascular function to a remarkable degree.
It offers stress-relief
A cup of Decaf Strawberry tea can be very relaxing and can soothe the body during times of high stress. New scientific evidence shows that people who drink tea, especially black tea, four times a day for six weeks were found to have lower levels of the stress hormone, cortisol in their bodies. And since strawberries are known to combat stress by lowering blood pressure and cortisol, you get a double whammy of goodness when you drink a cup of Decaf Strawberry
It boosts the immunity of the body
Since this tea is full of antioxidants which will scavenge free oxygen radicals, which can obstruct normal functions of the body. It can help flush out the oxygen radicals and thereby boost your immunity too.
It improves your gut health
A healthy gut can prevent a number of diseases that can attack the body. Black tea improves the count and variety of good gut microbes. Scientists believe that the polyphenols in the tea act as prebiotics, which helps increase the good bacteria as they consume prebiotics as fuel. These polyphenols can also prevent the growth of other harmful bacteria in the gut. This is why this tea can also help reduce stomach ulcers and other gut problems.
All in all, Decaf Strawberry tea is packed with all the ingredients of good health and well-being. Enjoy the beverage to enjoy a wealth of benefits and a cup of great flavour too.