Tea Advertisements for Women in the 1950s

Tea advertisements of the 1950s often targeted female shoppers, as seen in these two magazine pages from that era. Sixty years later, women continue to be the decision makers when it comes to buying tea for the home.┬áThe first image shows a woman's image brightening as she drinks a cup of brisk Lipton tea. Thomas…

Green tea may lead to cancer treatments without hair loss

18th century tea botanical print.The good news from Penn State researchers last week is that a powerful catechin found in green tea may lead to new treatments for some cancers.┬áThe better news is that these new treatments might be accomplished without the debilitating side effects of existing chemo-therapies, such as hair loss.Epigallocatechin-3-gallate, commonly known as…