Other Names: Green Tea, Chai, Cha Yei, Mother Tincture, Camellia Sinensis
Traditional Usages: High Blood Pressure, Hypertension, Anti Aging, Hepatitis, Obesity, Cataracts, Hypothermia, Gum Diseases, Wounds, Dysentry, Angina, Anxiety, Baldness, Sunburn, Acne, Menopause, Night Sweats, Avian Flu, Drowiness, Allergy Skin Rashes, Aphrodisiac, Swollen Ankles
Resources: Asia, Cambodia, China, India, Tibet, Japan,
Parts Used: Leaves, Flowers
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Health Warning: For persons with Gallstones, seek the advice of your doctor
Green Tea, Ginger Tea - Herbal remedy for Obesity: Drink 2-3 cups of green tea or ginger tea everyday as this helps boost both digestion and metabolism which in turn helps you lose weight faster.
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