Green rooibos takes fight to diabetes

Improved drugs to manage diabetes may well be on the cards if more studies are done on green rooibos tea’s efficacy in glucose control in humans.

A Medical Research Council (MRC) study published in the medical journal Phytomedicine in July showed that diabetic rats that were given green rooibos tea were able to maintain lower blood glucose levels than rats that weren’t given the substance.

Read more at the M&G.

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