All posts tagged mental effects

Catnip, Once Again!

Host Manish Shah is sick this week, so we’re running a repeat episode from last year. Get ready for a revisit of “Catnip: Calm or Crazy?” Read more…

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Tea for the Mind and Spirit

We’ve spent several weeks talking about the ways that tea can benefit your health, but until now it has all been about the physical body. The mind and spirit are two crucial aspects of overall health, and fortunately tea targets them as much as our organs and tissues Read more…

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Catnip: Calm or Crazy?

Host Manish Shah and show producer Tere Clark launch an exploration into an herb that is usually left to felines: Catnip. In response to a listener email, Manish and Tere sip on large cups of catnip as they discuss the herb’s history, uses, brewing techniques, and most importantly, its effects on human consumers. Read more…

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Who’s Got the Herbal Tea?

Show producer Tere Clark joins host Manish Shah this week for an introduction to herbal teas. What is the difference between an herbal tea and a regular tea, anyway? How is it that some pick us up, and others calm us down? Read more…

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The Many Benefits of Drinking Green Tea

This week, Manish Shah details the many, many positive effects of green tea consumption. From oral health to diabetes, cholesterol to cancer prevention, brain function to weight loss, nearly every part of your body reaps the benefits of this “miracle drink!” In the Question of the Week, Manish advises travelers how to order quality tea at restaurants.

Show 15 – The Many Benefits of Drinking Green Tea

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