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herb tea

(ĕrb tē)
An infusion of herbal material in boiling water intended to ameliorate or palliate various disorders.

herb tea

, herbal tea
Tea made of a variety of plants, including leaves of certain flowers, herbs, barks, and grasses. Some herbs used in these teas have been demonstrated to have pharmacological properties.
See also: tea
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In studies where subjects drank black tea along with their meal, between 79 and 94 percent of the iron in the meal was not absorbed.1 Peppermint tea was similar to black tea in terms of markedly interfering with iron absorption; other herb teas, such as chamomile tea, had less of an effect.
A nurse by profession, she prefers to share a cup of wild herb tea rather than hand out pills.
The new teas are available in four flavors--Blueberry Splash Green Tea, Peach Delight Great Tea, Wild Berry Chill Herb Tea and Tangerine Orange Wave Herb Tea--and are packaged in individual servings that mix instantly with water to create a refreshing drink.
* Herb tea. In our roles as MROs for the VA Medical Center, we received a report of a positive cocaine screen of the urine of a potential hospital employee.
If your main interest is getting hooked on a delicious herb tea - as opposed to a caffeine-plagued coffee or tannic-acid-filled tea - you can try an assortment of teas, from lemon to licorice to apple.
Studies have shown that Echinacea Plus herb tea, or Echinacea Elder Herbal Syrup, both from Traditional Medicinals, strengthens the immune system against colds and flu.
High-alkaline foods: Vegetable juice, raw spinach, celery, broccoli, garlic, barley, dried figs, raisins, herb tea and lemon water.
Republic of Tea Be Well Red TeasThe Be Well Red Tea line features ailment-specific functional herbs artfully combined with a base of red tea, including: Get Clean - Herb Tea for Detoxing; Get Some Zzz's - Herb Tea for Rest; Get Relief - Herb Tea for Digestion; Get Charged - Herb Tea for Energy; Get it Going - Herb Tea for Regularity; and Get Soothed - Herb Tea for Scratchy Throats.
GREEK HONEY FOR COUGHS AND COLDS To calm coughs and soothe scratchy sore throats, take a teaspoon at a time as needed, or dissolve a teaspoon of honey in a cup of herb tea. Ingredients: 1 pint of raw honey Enough fresh sage leaves and thyme branches to fill a pint jar 15 cloves fresh garlic, peeled and thinly sliced Directions: Sterilize a one-pint canning jar and lid.
During World War I, tea was hardly available, so the brothers switched to Swiss herb tea, since black tea was extremely hard to come by, and Switzerland is a close neighbor to Germany.
Drink water or herb tea l Prioritise your workload into A, B and C tasks.
And whenever one of our heroes does turn in a positive sample, it's all some terrible mistake - they've been sucking a Fisherman's Friend, Granny was a mite heavy-handed with the oregano when she was brewing up her herb tea, the test was conducted by incompetent or corrupt foreignersa