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Is green tea bad for gout?

Is green tea bad for gout?

Caffeine: S bad for gout and I don't believe green tea has any. If it does then stay away form it. ...Read more

Dr. Pierre Moeser
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Gout (Definition)

Occurs when too much uric acid gets deposited in a joint. Lifestyle factors like red meat and alcohol ...Read more


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Does oolong tea cause gout?

Does oolong tea cause gout?

No relationship: I've never seen or heard a relationship there. Large quantities of red meats, beer and several other foods are known triggers for gout. Lately, it has been found that drinking cherry juice can be helpful in preventing attacks. ...Read more

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Can a gout patient with uric acid level 5.8 eat tomato?? And what all food items do you suggest?? And what about chicken and fish, tea and coffee, etc..

Can a gout patient with uric acid level 5.8 eat tomato?? And what all food items do you suggest?? And what about chicken and fish, tea and coffee, etc..

Gout and diet: No particular food is prohibited with gout. Quantity and frequency matter. Be modest with all meat sources. Keep portions small. Minimize red meats and organ meats. Maximize fruit, veggies, and whole grains. Drink plenty of fluid daily. Avoid alcohol. Tomato is fine. Uric acid comes principally from meat sources. ...Read more

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How good is pure green tea for you?

How good is pure green tea for you?

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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Is lipton pure green tea good for you?

Is lipton pure green tea good for you?

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

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Help please! Is eating green tea good for you?

Help please! Is eating green tea good for you?

Yes: Yes - unless sensitive to it. Tea is derived from the camellia sinensis tree. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols. Studies suggest green tea can assist with glycemic control, have an anti-carcinogenic effect as well as leading to a reduced heart disease death rate. ...Read more

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Is green tea good for dieting?

Is green tea good for dieting?

Can help: 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 honey green tea good for you?

Is honey green tea good for you?

Green tea is healthy: Adding small amt's of honey is fine. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggested that green tea can assist with glycemic control. Studies show that the polyphenols in green tea have an anti-carcinogenic effect as well as leading to a reduced heart disease death rate. ...Read more

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How is green tea good for health?

How is green tea good for health?

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. There are anecdotal reports that green tea can help with acne – but to the best of my knowledge there are no studies on the subject at this time. ...Read more

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Is drinking green tea good for you?

Is drinking green tea good for you?

Yes: Tea is derived from the camellia sinensis tree. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggested that green tea can assist with glycemic control. Studies show that the polyphenols in green tea have an anti-carcinogenic effect as well as leading to a reduced heart disease death rate.
Green tea has a diuretic effect so you lose water weight. >. ...Read more

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Is green tea good for weight control?

Is green tea good for weight control?

Yes: If you restrict calories, do lots of exercise. ...Read more

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Is green tea good helpful for weight control?

Possibly: Some studies have shown patients decrease weight with certain amount of green tea ingestion. This has not been approved by the fda for weight loss. If nothing else, it may be a good substitute drink for many people in place of soda. That alone will help someone lose weight. See my website for more info: www. Jhsurgery. Com. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is green tea really good for health?

Can you tell me is green tea really good for health?

The leaves contain: antioxidant polyphenols. Studies show that polyphenols in green tea have anti-carcinogenic effect & lead to a reduced heart disease death rate. The Linus Pauling Institute reported a study that suggested green tea can assist w glycemic control. A study by Maastricht University (Holland) noted Green tea has catechins & caffeine w inhibition of O-methyl- transferase &
phosphodiesterase which effect ...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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Can you tell me how is green tea good for your skin?

Can you tell me how is green tea good for your skin?

Although some: State the ingestion of green tea can improve acne- there are no strong studies to support this. ...Read more

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I'm not sure but is green tea really good for health?

I'm not sure but is green tea really good for health?

The leaves contain: Antioxidant polyphenols. Studies show that polyphenols in green tea have anti-carcinogenic effect ; lead to a reduced heart disease death rate. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggested green tea can assist w glycemic control. A study by maastricht university (holland) noted green tea has catechins ; caffeine which can help with weight loss. ...Read more

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I'm wondering is green tea really a good way to lose weight?

Possibly: Studies are promising but I don't believe that the results are conclusive. Tea is derived from the camellia sinensis tree. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggested green tea can assist with glycemic control. Catechins in the tea may ^ thermogenesis. Because green tea has diuretic properties you could lose excess water weight. ...Read more

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What food is good for me if I have fibromyalgia? Is green tea beneficial.?

What food is good for me if I have fibromyalgia? Is green tea beneficial.?

Fibro foods: This is mostly a trial and error but foods high in omega threes like fish help with pain. Stay away from junk foods, and additives. Keep a diary and see what works and what does not work. This is the best way to tell. Remember to get exercise, rest and if you are depressed, get in and get this treated. ...Read more

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Is green tea good for you? How much and how often should I drink it a day?

Is green tea good for you? How much and how often should I drink it a day?

Yes, 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 w green tea. Drinking a cup 3x/day is good. ...Read more

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Is steaz organic iced green tea good for you? Any benefits from drinking it?

Is steaz organic iced green tea good for you? Any benefits from drinking it?

I can't comment on: Any particular brand of green tea. However, green tea leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols. Studies show that polyphenols in green tea have anti-carcinogenic effect ; lead to a reduced heart disease death rate. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggested green tea can assist w glycemic control. ...Read more

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Can we smoke something that is actually good for health? Maybe like green tea leaves?

Can we smoke something that is actually good for health? Maybe like green tea leaves?

Well...: Cannabis may be effective in the treatment of particular medical conditions. The issue is that any foriegn matter that is smoked can act as a respiratory irritant. Take care. ...Read more

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I have a green tea every morning and night is that good for me? Will it be helping me lose weight as well?

It is healthy. I: Believe more study is needed regarding weight loss. Tea is derived from the camellia sinensis tree. 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. >>. ...Read more

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What are the additional health benefits of matcha green tea from japan. I read a study it is a very good tea for health.?

What are the additional health benefits of matcha green tea from japan. I read a study it is a very good tea for health.?

Matcha green tea: There are some studies saying that it's high in antioxidants. Does this mean that it's good for health? Maybe. The definitive studies would be a rct looking at improvement rates of diabetes, hypertension, increase length of life, etc. I'm not sure if these studies have been done. At the very least, matcha green tea won't hurt you. ...Read more

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Is there any evidence to back up claims that green tea speeds up burning body fat and is there any other types of food good for this?

Is there any evidence to back up claims that green tea speeds up burning body fat and is there any other types of food good for this?

Yes, good evidence: Quoting http://bit. Ly/17jtwfa "clinical studies suggest that green tea extract may boost metabolism & help burn fat. One study found that the combination of green tea and caffeine improved weight loss & maintenance in people who were overweight & moderately obese. Some researchers think that substances in green tea known as catechins are responsible for the herb's fat-burning effect."
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Is green tea really good? Is it better than coffee? And does it help being awake (like coffee in moderation)? What are its benefits?

Is green tea really good? Is it better than coffee? And does it help being awake (like coffee in moderation)? What are its benefits?

Both have caffeine: Tea is derived from camellia sinensis tree. 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. Catechins in the tea may ^ thermogenesis. Tea can ^ wakefullness. ...Read more