DELICIOUS Rooibos Tea!
We at Good Health Teas love Ajiri for many reasons.
* The aim of the Ajiri company is to form a sustainable cycle of community and education while providing delicious award winning healthy tea.
Ajiri Tea is
*Grown and hand picked by small scale farmers in the Kisii highlands of western Kenya,
*Employs 63 women in the Kisii region who individually create the unique handmade labels using dried banana leaves and bark from banana trees.
*All profits from Ajiri Tea are donated to the Ajiri Foundation to provide educational assistance to orphans of Western Kenya.
Ajiri means "to employ" in Swahili, the national language of Kenya. Ajiri Tea is processed at a Rainforest-Alliance certified cooperative factory.
Health Benefits of Rooibos Tea
Rooibos Tea is organic and caffeine free.
Known just as much for its delicious flavor as it is for its numerous health benefits.
Rooiboos Tea has a tea like taste but is caffeine free.
Rooibos is especially rich in the super-antioxidant compound quercetin, an effective antioxidant. Quercetin imparts benefits to the heart, helps to reduce the risk of various types of cancers, fights viruses and is significantly anti-inflammatory. The anti-inflammatory activity of quercetin means that it helps to reduce the risk of many types of health disorders.
Rooibos is a source of two effective antioxidants, aspalathin and nothofagin. Aspalathin has been researched to help reduce stress and control sugar. Nothofagin is known to help reduce inflammation.
Rooibos is rich in iron, calcium, potassium, zinc and manganese.
Rooibos has been researched to reduce food cravings and bloating.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These statements are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.