Ceylon black tea – contains theaflavins and thearubigins which are antioxidants that help to fight free radical damage. Ceylon tea contains caffeine so dringking ceylon tea can help in increase mental alertness. The good thing is ceylon tea only has half to a third of the amount of caffeine compared to a cup of coffee.
Cardamom pods – used for digestion problems including heartburn, intestinal spasms, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), diarrhea, constipation, liver and gallbladder complaints, and loss of appetite.
Ginger – acts as a carminative that soothes the digestive tract – alleviating gas and bloating. Ginger increases the production of saliva, bile and gastric juice aiding digestion. It also contains a protein digestive enzyme called zingibain that effectively reduces bloating which is caused by protein rich foods.
Cloves – improve digestion by stimulating the secretion of digestive enzymes and acts as an expectorant. Expectorants make it easier to cough up phlegm.
Black peppercorns – increases the hydrochloric acid secretion in the stomach, thereby facilitating digestion. Pepper also help in the absorption of turmeric.
Cinnamon – helps to balance blood sugar levels. The volatile oils in cinnamon are antibacterial, antifungal, and antiviral.
Turmeric – curcumin is the compound in turmeric that has potent anti-inflammatory property and antioxidant properties. Chronic inflammation is known to be a contributor to many common Western diseases such as heart disease and Alzheimer’s.
Star anise – helps improve digestion, alleviate cramps and reduce nausea. Consuming star anise tea after meals helps treat digestive ailments such as bloating, gas, indigestion and constipation.
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