What other names is Oolong Tea known by?
Brown Tea, Camélia Chinois, Camellia sinensis, Camellia thea, Camellia theifera, Dragon Noir, EGCG, Epigallo Catechin Gallate, Epigallocatechin Gallate, Épigallocatéchine Gallate, Té Oolong, Tea, Tea Oolong, Thé Oolong, Thea bohea, Thea sinensis, Thea viridis, Theaflavin, Théaflavine, Wu Long, Wulong, Wu Long Tea, Wu-Long Tea, Wu Yi, Wuyi, Wuyi Oolong, Wuyi Tea, Wu Yi Wulong Tea.
What is Oolong Tea?
Oolong tea is a product made from the Camellia sinensis plant. The leaves and stems are used to make medicine.
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- Skin allergies, diabetes, high blood pressure, preventing tooth decay, reducing the risk of cancer, osteoporosis, promoting weight loss, and other conditions.
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