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Teahouse in bookstore steeped in royal tradition

By Nadine Kam

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 18, 2014

~~<p>Move over, coffee, the tea industry is on the rise. According to the Tea Association of the USA, tea has grown from a $2 billion to $10 billion industry in 20 years and is expected to double in a couple of years.</p>
<p>The accelerated growth may go hand in hand with an aging population. Every day, it seems a new study emerges revealing a tea's health benefits, from reducing risk of cancer, heart disease, oral disease and kidney stones, to assisting in weight management and blood-sugar control, and staving off neurological decline.</p>
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Move over, coffee, the tea industry is on the rise. According to the Tea Association of the USA, tea has grown from a $2 billion to $10 billion industry in 20 years and is expected to double in a couple of years.

The accelerated growth may go hand in hand with an aging population. Every day, it seems a new study emerges revealing a tea's health benefits, from reducing risk of cancer, heart disease, oral disease and kidney stones, to assisting in weight management and blood-sugar control, and staving off neurological decline. Login for more...



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