Truth be told, most teas are good for the heart and cardiovascular health with studies showing that those who drink over 3 cups a day having a 45% reduced risk of heart disease. While Black and Green tea are known to be some of the leaders in cardiovascular health tea, our list here focuses on a range of not as commonly known benefits such as Hibiscus Tea being known to be good for lowering blood pressure which in turn is good for the heart.
With most herbal teas we recommend drinking more than one cup a day for the full effects and don't forget - you can usually reuse the same leaves/herbs more than once!
Tea for Cardiovascular Health
Much study has been done on the Astragalus plant, also known as Astragalus membranace - with it's remarkable qualities in being able to restore suppressed immune systems, and can therefore be useful when used alongside various cancer treatments. This herb is also great as helping the common cold, and studies show evidence of cardiovascular impro...
The Bacopa monniera herb has some interesting properties as studies have shown that the active compounds within, known as bacosides, can help regenerate brain tissue and positively influence brain cells along with studies showing this herb may help with Alzheimers. This herb can also be used to aid the liver following toxin damage, making it a g...
During the cold Winter season, there's nothing quite like a hot cup of Ginger Tea! Containing vitamin C, magnesium and a wide range of other minerals, this tea helps to soothe an upset stomach, reduce inflammation, improve blood circulation by relaxing muscles surrounding the blood vessels, and strengthen the immune system.Also great for nausea!...
Hawthorn (Crataegus monogyna) is a heart herb. Approved in the treatment for the early stages of heart disease by the Commission E- the branch of the German government, Hawthorn helps the circulatory system and is used to reduce high blood pressure, angina, and cardiac arrhythmia by strengthening the heart. Rich in anti-oxidants and the perfect ...
Hibiscus (Hibiscus species) has benefits of reducing blood pressure, cholesterol levels, aids the immune and digestive systems, and acts as an anti-inflammatory.Another interesting benefit of this tea is that it speeds up metabolism which promotes gradual and safe weight loss. As our version of this tea is quite strong, you can reuse the same le...
Horehound White Tea
Horehound white (Marrubium vulgare) is strong in anti-oxidants and promotes cardiovascular health by increasing blood and oxygen supply to the heart.Also known to relieve stress and anxiety. Australian grown with love, from organic Australian suppliers. Health Benefits Hops tea is mainly used for... Aids cardiovascular health Anxiety and stress...
Mother Wart Tea
Mother Wart Tea (Leonurus cardiaca) used to be given to mothers during pregnancy that were afflicted with anxiety, hence the name 'mother wart'. An outstanding herb used to calm an overactive nervous system and mind. Mother Wart is also an 'anti-spasmodic' which means it is effective in relaxing muscles.Able to slow heart palpitation and relax a...