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Advantages and Disadvantages of Tea
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Advantages and Disadvantages of Tea

Tea is among the most popular social drinks in the world. There is some type of this drink for every occasion - be it organic, green, black, oolong, cold brew, or milk teas. In other words, it is popular and widely consumed. But have we considered its effects on our health? Here's a look at its benefits and possible risks. WHAT IS TEA? Tea is an aromatic beverage prepared with cured leaves of an evergreen shrub called Camellia sinesis. It is, by far, the most widely consumed beverage in the world - second only to water, maybe. They are divided into these different varieties based on certain unique characteristics and also on how it is processed.  There are six main types of teas - white, yellow, green, oolong, black, and fermented. White is wilted and unoxidized, yellow is unwilted a...