Introduced to the world by the Guarani Indians of South America and grown mainly in Argentina Paraguay Uruguay and Brazil. Yerba Mate has the following traditional efficacies:
- increase mental alertness
- aid weight management by decreasing the hunger craving
- boost to the immune system
- cleanse the colon
- diuretic and encourage perspiration
- allergy such as hayfever.
Unlike most herbal infusion Yerba Mate contains caffeine. Check out more info from Wikipedia.