• By Laurel J. Kelly

Consumer Health Tips: All about kombucha

August 9, 2017

kombucha tea in a jar and a pitcher, on a woodern surface, in a home kitchenKombucha tea: Does it have health benefits?
Kombucha tea is a fermented drink made with tea, sugar, bacteria and yeast. Proponents claim it helps prevent and manage serious health conditions, from high blood pressure to cancer. What does the research show? And are there risks? Learn more about kombucha tea from Dr. Brent Bauer, director of Mayo Clinic's Complementary and Integrative Medicine Program.

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