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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ellen Altenburg
31 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Various studies have shown that there are benefits. Here is some information: http://www.webmd.com/food-recipes/features/health-benefits-of-green-tea
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Dr. James Rochester
26 years experience Family Medicine
In moderation: Yes in moderation there are substances in green tea that are beneficial for you. But as with anything, too much can be harmful. No more than 2 glas ... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
It's pretty easy...: Get a teapot. Put in a pinch of green tea leaves. Add some boiling water (carefully!), and wait 10 minutes. Pour out some hot green tea into a cup. ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Green Tea: Green teas retain the best flavour when brewed between 140°f - 185°f. Tannins in the tea will cause bitterness if heated higher.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Quenching your : Thirst. It has antioxidants and may be useful in preventing cell damage from oxidants. But the useful effects are difficult to quantitate.
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Dr. Michael Rothman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Overhyped: Green tea is the latest in a long line of overhyped nutritional products. Claims include wieght loss, better health, longer life, better endurance. Do ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shana Weiss
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Unclear: Green tea may have a significant amount of caffeine in it, which can cause elevated blood pressure or heart palpitations. However, it may provide som ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
44 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: I in favor of green tea.I opine it has health benefits like relaxation , anti-oxidant activity and it is mostly water.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
As a 0-calorie drink: Green tea, without sugar, cream, or other calories in it, helps decrease the total amount of calories one eats or drinks in a day. This means the gree ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes! Very healthy: Green tea is proven to have remarkable health benefits because it is rich in antioxidant polyphenols known as catechins, as well as l-theanine which h ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Heston
29 years experience Family Medicine
Many things: There are several potential health benefits of green tea, possibly from polyphenols or catechins. Here's one good review: http://goo.Gl/04g5b and here ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
No, Healthy: Tea is derived from the camellia sinensis tree. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols which have an anti-carcinogenic effect. White & green teas ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
37 years experience Holistic Medicine
Possibly: It is known to contain antioxidants which may be helpful but it depends on your nutritional status. No harm in drinking if you don't have problems wit ... Read More

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