Chamomile can relate to any of the several separate species in the sunflower family. This herb has been used all over the globe for thousands of years and is in general used for varied medicinal purposes.
Chamomile is used for the treating of various ailments such as anxiety, intestinal conditions, skin inflammations and infections, sleep disorders, infantile colic, diaper rash, teething pain, wound healing etc.
The herb is also beneficial for the treating of water retention, muscle tension, blood clots as well as low immune system. Chamomile also helps in the treating of internal inflammation and spasms of the digestive tract as well as in the treating of sore gums and oral inflammation.
Chamomile tea is the admired herbal tea that has a calming as well as a relaxing consequence on the minds of the individuals consuming the same. This tea has become popular throughout the globe due to wide variety of reasons:
The moderate antioxidant level of the herbal tea is universally beneficial in the reduction of the damage caused to the health of the individual from the oxidative stress. The antioxidant contents are not only found in the common teas but are also available in the fruits, vegetables as well as in the herbal teas.
A large number of studies conducted on chamomile tea have showed that Chamomile tea is extremely beneficial in the relaxation of the minds and the body of the individuals. Since stress is known to be largely responsible for the wide variety of health problems that varies from aging of skin to development of heart diseases as well as cancer, reduction of stress helps to promote a healthy immune system along with the enhancement of overall health.
The antispasmodic as well as anti-inflammatory properties of the herb helps to make the herb extremely beneficial in the treating of the stomach cramps. It is for this reason that the tea has become immensely popular all over the globe.
Large number of studies conducted in 2008 has showed that chamomile tea helps to regulate the blood sugar levels and thus protects against some of the common complications that leads to diabetes.