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Is green tea healthy?

Is green tea healthy?

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 ...Read more

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How to make green tea?

How to make green tea?

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. Wait for it to cool to the desired temperature. One can drink from the same teapot as the day goes by (the tea is fine at room temperature too). ...Read more

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Green tea is good for?

Green tea is good for?

Quenching your: Thirst. It has antioxidants and may be useful in preventing cell damage from oxidants. But the useful effects are difficult to quantitate. ...Read more

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How healthy is green tea?

How healthy is green tea?

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 some health benefits.
There are no long term studies available yet about the health benefits of green tea, so proceed with caution. ...Read more

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Is green tea healthy? Why?

Is green tea healthy? Why?

Overhyped: Green tea is the latest in a long line of overhyped nutritional products. Claims include weight loss, better health, longer life, better endurance. Do not believe the hype. Yes green tea contains some anti-oxidants and phytonutrients, but it still contains caffiene which is a stimulant and has diuretic properties. Too much green tea is not good for you. ...Read more

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Is green tea good for you?

Is green tea good for you?

Yes: Green tea has been shown to improve blood flow and lower cholesterol. Green tea also helps with a number of heart-related issues. ...Read more

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What's the important of green tea?

What's the important of green tea?

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's another: http://goo. Gl/6ibi1. ...Read more

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I'm wondering is green tea bad for you?

I'm wondering is green tea bad for you?

No, Healthy: Tea is derived from the camellia sinensis tree. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols which have an anti-carcinogenic effect. White & green teas are very helpful. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggest green tea extracts can act as a plant-based alternative for glycemic control. A japanese study showed reduced rate of deaths from heart disease with use of green tea. ...Read more

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I'm wondering is green tea good for you?

I'm wondering is green tea good for you?

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 with caffeine. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of black/green tea?

What are the benefits of black/green tea?

Many benefits-esp. Gr: Green tea has been proven to have remarkable health benefits because it's rich in antioxidant polyphenols known as catechins, as well as l-theanine which has a calming effect. Black tea is green tea that has been oxidized and fermented, a process that destroys most of the beneficial catechins ; theanine. In a sense, black tea is green tea that is spoiled. See http://bit. Ly/17jtwfa for more info. ...Read more

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Is green tea one of the healthiest drinks?

Is green tea one of the healthiest drinks?

Yes!: Green tea has been proven to have remarkable health benefits because it is rich in antioxidant polyphenols known as catechins, as well as l-theanine which has a calming effect. Among the proven benefits: prevents cardiovascular disease, lowers cholesterol & blood sugar, prevents many different cancers, protects the liver. See http://www. Umm. Edu/altmed/articles/green-tea-000255.Htm. See my comment:. ...Read more

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Opinions on what's an alternative to green tea?

Herbal teas can: Be excellent. Of the green teas- white and red teas are the healthiest. Drinking decaffeinated green tea is a better option for many. Are you looking for a particular effect from the tea? ...Read more

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What are the effects of taking green tea pills?

Gree tea: Green tea has a diuretic effect so you lose water weight. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggests green tea extracts acts as a plant-based alternative for glycemic control. Catechins in the tea may ^ thermogenesis. 3 to 4 cups/day can have health benefits. Drinking 5 or > cups of caffeinated green tea can lead to possible side effects. ...Read more

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What are the pros and cons of lipton green tea?

What are the pros and cons of lipton green tea?

Very good but...: Green tea is proven to have many health benefits;it's rich in antioxidants like catechins ; has l-theanine which has a calming effect. Among the proven benefits of green tea: preventing cardiovascular disease ; many diff. Cancers, lowers cholesterol ; blood sugar, protects the liver. Lipton is fine but I prefer organic teas. See http://www. Umm. Edu/altmed/articles/green-tea-000255.Htm ; comment re:cons. ...Read more

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I'm not sure but is green tea unhealthy for you?

I'm not sure but is green tea unhealthy for you?

No. It is generally: Healthy. However a significant overdose of green tea (usually extract) may lead to irritability, insomnia, irregular or rapid heart rate, muscle twitching, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramps, liver damage, trouble breathing, dizziness, fever, confusion, hallucinations, diuresis, seizures, loss of consciousness ; even death. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of overdosing on green tea?

What are the symptoms of overdosing on green tea?

Caffeine: Green tea contains caffeine, so the symptoms of overdosing may be similar to overdosing on any caffeinated beverages -anxiety, heart palpitations, insomnia. Also, caffeine is a diuretic, so overdosing can cause frequent urination and dehydration. ...Read more

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Is green tea good for you, and if so in what ways?

Is green tea good for you, and if so in what ways?

Yes! Many ways:: Green tea has been proven to have remarkable health benefits because it is rich in antioxidant polyphenols known as catechins, as well as l-theanine which has a calming effect. Among the proven benefits: prevents cardiovascular disease, lowers cholesterol ; blood sugar, prevents many different cancers, protects the liver. See http://bit. Ly/1fitced ; http://bit. Ly/1hnj1kj. ...Read more

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Hi ciuld you please explain me what are the benefits and drawbacks of green tea?

Hi ciuld you please explain me what are the benefits and drawbacks of green tea?

Green Tea: Studies show that green tea can have antioxidant & anti-carcinogenic effects as well as V’ing risk for heart disease. It can be used as a plant based alternative for glycemic control. Too much green tea can cause GI upset or interact with some meds. ...Read more

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Is green tea linked to headaches?

Green tea: There are two forms of green tea: with and without caffeine. If you are sensitive to caffeine and this is the form of tea you are drinking, yes, this could cause headaches. Even if it is decaffeinated, you could be getting trace amounts. ...Read more

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What is the point of drinking green tea?

The leaves contain: Antioxidant polyphenols. Studies show that the polyphenols in green tea have an anti-carcinogenic effect as well as leading to a reduced heart disease death rate. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggested that green tea can assist with glycemic control. A study by maastricht university (holland) noted green tea has catechins ; caffeine w inhibition of o-methyl- transferase ; >>. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of green tea?

What are the health benefits of green tea?

Not just 4 drinking?: Northwestern researchers have discovered that polyphenols (naturally occurring in green tea, red wine, cacao beans) make for a superb antibacterial coating. Polyphenols are sticky, which affords their ability to coat & adhere to virturally anything, even Teflon. They developed a method for producing multifunctional coatings that can be widely used 4 consumer, medical, & industrial. Ref. NW, 2014 ...Read more

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Are there any health benefits of green tea?

Health benefits: Tea is derived from a tree called camellia sinensis. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols which have an anti-carcinogenic effect. The lighter the tea, the less it has been processed. White, red & green teas are especially helpful. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggest extracts from green tea can act as a plant-based alternative for glycemic control. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of drinking green tea?

What are the benefits of drinking green tea?

Many: Green tea has been proven to have remarkable health benefits because it is rich in antioxidant polyphenols known as catechins, as well as l-theanine which has a calming effect. Among the proven benefits: prevents cardiovascular disease, lowers cholesterol ; blood sugar, prevents many different cancers, protects the liver. See http://www. Umm. Edu/altmed/articles/green-tea-000255.Htm. ...Read more

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Having green tea is it good for reducing cholestrol?

Having green tea is it good for reducing cholestrol?

Yes: Green tea can lower bad cholesterol (ldl cholesterol) while leaving good cholesterol (HDL) without change. Unfortunately one would have to drink up to 10 cups a day for a significant reduction of blood cholesterol. However, 10 cups of green tea could result in significant caffeine side effects. So, green tea will reduce your cholesterol but should be combined with other measures. ...Read more

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Are the so called benefits of green tea actually true?

Green tea: Tea is derived from a tree called camellia sinensis. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols which have an anti-carcinogenic effect. The lighter the tea, the less it has been processed. White and green teas are especially helpful. 1 study that suggest extracts from green tea can act as a plant-based alternative for glycemic control. ...Read more

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Are there any benefits to adding cinnamon to green tea?

Are there any benefits to adding cinnamon to green tea?

Cinnamon helps to: Keep blood sugar balanced. You can add it to green tea. Sprinkle it on your fruit and put it on anything you like. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Is "herbal tea" a green tea?

No: Green tea is tea is derived from a tree called camellia sinensis. Herbal tea is derived from herbs. ...Read more

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Can green tea cause breakouts?

Can green tea cause breakouts?

Have not seen: Any reports or studies linking green tea to acne. ...Read more

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Does green tea help lose weight?

Does green tea help lose weight?

Many studies now: Support this. A study by maastricht university (holland) noted green tea has catechins ; caffeine w inhibition of o-methyl- transferase ; phosphodiesterase which effects thermogenesis ; fat oxidation. The linus pauling institute reported a study indicating that green tea can assist w glycemic control. Additionally, green tea has a diuretic effect. ...Read more

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Is decaf green tea safe to drink?

Is decaf green tea safe to drink?

Yes: The decaffeinated form of green tea is the recommended type. Green tea should be used with caution if you are taking medications or have pre-existing medical conditions. Like all herbal supplements, it should also be used with caution in children under 2 or pregnant or lactating women. ...Read more

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Is C2 green tea good for diabetic?

I don't have: Knowledge about this specific product. The linus pauling institute reported a study indicating that green tea can assist w glycemic control. ...Read more

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Could green tea cause constipation?

Could green tea cause constipation?

Not a normal: Side effect. Overdose of Green Tea (usually extract) may lead to irritability, insomnia, irregular or rapid heart rate, muscle twitching, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramps, liver damage, trouble breathing, dizziness, fever, confusion, hallucinations, diuresis, seizures, loss of consciousness & even death. ...Read more

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Can green tea help you burn more fat?

Can green tea help you burn more fat?

Yes: Green tea helps with weight loss in three ways. First, green tea has catechins that push your body towards thermogenesis. Second, it's a diuretic, so you lose water bloat. And third, it lowers blood sugar, so you don't have cravings. 3-5 cups a day over a period of months seems about the right amount to gain the benefits of losing weight. ...Read more

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Are green tea diet pills good for you?

Proven beneficial!: Green tea has many proven health benefits. It is not a magic pill for weight loss but combined with healthy diet & exercise appears to increase weight loss. See http://www. Webmd. Com/diet/news/20050126/green-tea-fights-fat & http://altmedicine. About. Com/od/greentea/a/green_tea_weight_loss. Htm &
http://www. Umm. Edu/altmed/articles/green-tea-000255.Htm. ...Read more

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Are green tea supplements safe to take?

Are green tea supplements safe to take?

In moderation..: There are many types of green teas andt in general ok to use in moderation. Unfortunately, there are not many research studies to identify the adverse effects, especially in combintation with other meds. So, if you are using any otc supplements, please inform your doc so that he/she can assess and provide best treatment/meds for you if needed. Good luck. ...Read more

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Does green tea help cleanse your colon?

Does green tea help cleanse your colon?

No evidence for this: Caffeine is a potent stimulator of smooth muscle and may, therefore, have an impact on bowel function. One observational study showed that coffee consumption had some effect on constipation. However, japanese and chinese teas may have components that mitigate this effect of caffeine. If you want a beverage to help you move your bowels, you may be better off drinking a cup of hot coffee. ...Read more