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A female asked:

Is drinking green tea or taking green tea supplements risky for autoimmune disease? i have hashimoto's thyroiditis.

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
No: Green tea is high in some antioxidants and likely beneficial if consumed in moderate amount. It will not lead to autoimmune disorder.
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