Close X
Get more out of WDDTY.com
by joining the site for free
Free 17-point plan to great health
Twice weekly e-news bulletins
Access to our News, Forums and Blogs
Sign up for free and claim your
17-point plan to great health
Free 17-point plan to great health

Twice weekly e-news bulletins

Access to our News, Forums and Blogs
OR

If you want to read our in-depth research articles or
have our amazing magazine delivered to your home
each month, then you have to pay.


Click here if you're interested
Helping you make better health choices

In shops now or delivered to your home from only £3.50 an issue!

Subscribe!

News2007May › Menstrual cramps: Chamomile soothes the blues › May 2007

Menstrual cramps: Chamomile soothes the blues

Five cups of chamomile tea for two weeks can beat the common cold and menstrual cramps, say researchers from London's Imperial College

Five cups of chamomile tea for two weeks can beat the common cold and menstrual cramps, say researchers from London's Imperial College. The tea increases levels of glycine, which can ease muscle spasm, and hippurate, a naturally occurring anti-inflammatory. What's more, glycine and hippurate levels remained high for a further two weeks after the tea-drinking stopped (J Agric Food Chem prepublication; BBC website).

You may also be interested in...

Latest Tweet

About

Since 1989, WDDTY has provided thousands of resources on how to beat asthma, arthritis, depression and many other chronic conditions.

Start by looking in our fully searchable database, active and friendly community forums and the latest health news.

Positive SSL Wildcard

Facebook Twitter

Most Popular Health Website of the Year 2014

© 2010 - 2017 WDDTY Publishing Ltd.
All Rights Reserved