Peppermint leaves make a minty, refreshing drink that is highly satisfying both hot and cold. A native of the Mediterranean, peppermint leaves were often used to crown luminaries in ancient Greece and Rome.
- Aids in Digestion
- Relieves nausea
- Reduces stomach gases
There are a few lesser known health benefits. Peppermint teas can help to alleviate the pain of headaches associated with menstrual cramps. It can also help those with breathing troubles, like asthma. The smell of peppermint can open blocked breathing passages, helping with nasal congestion. Paired with a humidifier, or the steam of a hot cup of tea, it can substantially help relieve congestion.
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