Green tea gets a lot of love around here, but lately, we’ve been steeping chamomile.
The darling buds of this sleep-inducing flower are a top source of the cancer-fighting antioxidant apigenin. New research in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences spotlights apigenin ‘s heroic role: It attaches to key proteins and helps reprogram cancer cells, so they lose the power to prevent their own death. TEA’S ON!