A website devoted to alternative health issues has a guide on the types of teas that can be used to treat inflammations. The guide states that while inflammation is a natural bodily function, a chronic status can be harmful. Examples of unhealthy conditions caused by inflammations include heart disease and Alzheimer’s. The guide lists six types of teas and details how to make them. Examples include green tea, ginger tea, and dandelion tea. Photos of each tea (available for pinning) are included.
- Study, done by the U.S. National Library, indicates ginger, due to its effect on the life-cycle of cells, may positively impact cancer.
- Ginger is also anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant and also alleviates distress in the in the gastrointestinal region.
- Bromelain, an enzyme found in pineapples, is a positive for relieving inflammation, and may have as much impact as NSAIDs, for the pain management of osteoarthritis.
“Researchers found that cherries decreased inflammation and subdued inflammatory pathways.”