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  1. maddietod

    Coffee, cocoa, tea, & mold

    I finally stopped drinking coffee, tea, and cocoa, and my brain fog is gone and my energy is close to normal I'm very sensitive to mold. I'm wondering if there's something in the drying/fermenting process that creates allergens that maybe we don't know about. Tea is by far the worst, and I...
  2. frozenborderline

    Fluoride toxicity from tea

    This is really a concern. The darjeeling is so good I'm getting addicted but Tea in general has more fluoride than coffee which has none, but may be worth the risk for me Get tired of coffee sometimes Probably depends on tea growing region too Fluoride In Tea: Risk, Ranking & Guide (Search...