Naturopath and Herbalist Kimberlee Ashanti talks about the “Day” herbal tea blend and its benefits, which is part of the Health Tea Box natural herbal wellness system.
Disease conditions such as CVD, Diabetes and Chronic stress are causally linked with Cognitive impairment .This blend enhances alertness, working memory, focus and Cognitive function in general. It reduces the risk of Alzheimer’s Disease and assists with neuro-protection.
Physiological changes in the immune system, chronic inflammatory processes and oxidative stress are major causes of neuronal damage. Poor nutrient absorption, repetitive surgeries and inadequate hydration have all been associated with poorer attention, memory & cognitive skills. Being dehydrated by as little as 2% impairs performance in tasks requiring attention and immediate memory skills.
This blend contains several precious Chinese Herbs as well as fruit. Ginkgo Biloba, Panax Ginseng Huperzia serrata,Angelica sinensis, Rhodiola saccharinensis, Salvia miltorrhiza Radix puerariae, Polygala tenufolium, Mango/Blueberries, Kiwi, Apples
China has long been known for its abundant use of various herbs. Some of these herbal decoctions are effective in stimulating blood circulation, supplementing vital energy and resisting aging, the lack of which are believed to underlie dementia. Research is indicating the use of these herbs is having a positive preventative impact on Dementia and Studies in Sydney have caught the interest on the Medical Community who are considering a tablet combining such herbs.
To highlight 3 of the included herbs:
Gingko bilobacan improve mood, prevent or treat memory problems and reduce fatigue and inattention and may have additional positive effects on people taking cholinesterase inhibitors for Dementia.
Panax ginseng– in addition to increasing blood supply to the brain and reducing fatigue also helps us to adapt to the challenges of daily life.
Huperzia Serratahas beneficial effects on general cognitive function, memory and learning enhancement as well as age-related memory impairment. It increases alertness and energy as well as being a neuroprotective agent.