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The Health Benefits of Drinking Tea… Fact or Fiction?. By: Payton Seelinger. What is tea?. Camellia sinensis. History of Tea. Discovered in 1 st millennium B.C. Brought to America by Peter Stuyvesant Chinese Emperor Shen Nung.

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The health benefits of drinking tea fact or fiction

The Health Benefits of Drinking Tea…Fact or Fiction?

By: Payton Seelinger


What is tea
What is tea?

Camellia sinensis


History of tea
History of Tea

  • Discovered in 1st millennium B.C.

  • Brought to America by Peter Stuyvesant

  • Chinese Emperor Shen Nung



Variety of tea
Variety of Tea

  • Black Tea

  • Green Tea

  • Oolong Tea

  • White Tea


The process of making tea
The Processof Making Tea

  • Pick best leaves as

    buds and young leafs

  • Withering

  • Rolling

  • Roll Breaking

  • Oxidation (Fermentation)

  • Drying


Benefits of drinking tea
Benefits of Drinking Tea

  • Black Tea

  • Green Tea

  • Oolong Tea

  • White Tea


Benefits of drinking black tea
Benefits of Drinking Black Tea

  • Reduces Blood Cholesterol

  • Saves arteries

  • Sooths arthritis

  • Stimulates the immune system

  • Breaks down fat in the body

  • Inhibits cancer growth.

  • Reduces inflammation.

  • Fights viruses.


Benefits of drinking green tea
Benefits of Drinking Green Tea

  • Lowers the Risk of:

    • High blood cholesterol

    • High blood pressure.

    • Coronary heart disease and strokes

    • Tooth decay

    • Viruses

    • Lung, stomach, esophagus, duodenum, pancreas, liver, breast, colon, and skin cancers induced by chemical carcinogens


Benefits of drinking oolong tea
Benefits of Drinking Oolong Tea

  • reduced the signs of inflammatory disease and artery disease.


Benefits of drinking white tea
Benefits of Drinking White Tea

  • Reduce blood sugar

  • Help prevent the symptoms of diabetes

  • Promotes Healthy Teeth and Gums

  • Promotes Healthy Skin

  • Antibacterial & Antiviral

  • Strengthens Bones

  • Heart Protection

  • Lower Blood Pressure

  • Lower Cholesterol

  • Reduces risk of Cancer


Antioxidants in tea
Antioxidants in Tea

  • Tea is a great source of anti-oxidants, which help defend the body from:

    • Free Radicals

    • Heart Disease

    • Cancer

    • Plaque in the mouth


Drawbacks of drinking tea
Drawbacks of drinking tea:

  • Black Tea

  • Green Tea

  • Oolong Tea

  • White Tea


Quick fact
Quick Fact:

  • Coffee has over 2x the amount of caffeine as any kind of tea

  • Herbal Tea is actually not a tea at all


Tea vs coffee
Tea VS. Coffee

  • Coffee increased the risk for health declining factors such as coronary morbidity

  • Tea had the opposite affect, and was beneficial to the body.

  • In the liquid form, Coffee has more caffeine than tea.


Caffeine in tea
Caffeine in Tea

  • Determined By:

    • Variety of tea leaf

    • Where the leaf is grown

    • The size and cut of leaf

    • How you brew the tea leaf



Boh plantations
BOH Plantations

  • 1st highland tea garden in Malaysia

  • Plants, processes, packs and markets its own premium brands.


Sources
Sources

  • http://www.ajcn.org/cgi/content/abstract/71/6/1698S?ijkey=e8a5994b89ecdf802648df67994b5dc2b0cda00a&keytype2=tf_ipsecsha

  • http://holistic-nutrition.suite101.com/article.cfm/health_benefits_of_drinking_tea

  • http://archives.cnn.com/2000/HEALTH/alternative/06/19/tea.healthy.wmd/

  • http://jech.bmj.com/cgi/content/abstract/53/8/481

  • http://www.healthchecksystems.com/antioxid.htm

  • http://www.tributetea.com/faq.asp

  • http://www.fda.gov/FDAC/features/296_tea.html

  • http://www.teabenefits.com/


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