TEA AND HEALTH
Can I Drink Strong Tea?
is made strong when more than 3 or 4 grams, the quantity in
common use, of dry tea is put in one cup of water. Strong tea is
not suitable for many people. For instance, drinking strong tea
at night causes insomnia, tachycardiac heart trouble, gastric
ulcer, neurasthenic, etc. So who is weak or has a chill stomach
should not drink strong tea. Otherwise the illness could be
aggravated. In addition, strong tea leads to distress of stomach
when it is empty, even results in heart-throb and queasiness,
symptoms called Tea Inebriation which could be eliminated by
taking some water or sweets.
However tea of certain strength is drinkable. Such strong tea is
good for heart and lung, helps sober up and digest fatness, and
sometimes is used as prescription of hypothermia, detoxifcation,
diuresis and clearing out phlegm. It may surely benefit people
with inflammation and who drink, smoke and eat too much.