Rooibos may inhibit Rotavirus

Rooibos may inhibit Rotavirus

The health and medical benefits of rooibos continue to amaze me. According to an email newsletter distributed by Rooibos Ltd this week, a group of Dutch researchers has demonstrated, for the first time, that Rooibos has strong antiviral activity against rotaviruses that cause serious infections, often with fatal consequences. The research was carried out at […]

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Researchers optimistic about anti-diabetic potential of Rooibos

Researchers optimistic about anti-diabetic potential of Rooibos

According to the South African Rooibos Council: New evidence of the anti-diabetic potential of Rooibos has emerged from a study conducted jointly at the Diabetes Discovery Platform from South Africa’s Medical Research Council (MRC) and the Agricultural Research Council’s (ARC) Infruitec-Nietvoorbij Institute. Researchers found that an aspalathin-enriched extract of green Rooibos is able to lower […]

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