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Doctor insights on: The Effects Of Green Tea

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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 type of green tea has the most antioxidants?

What type of green tea has the most antioxidants?

White tea: All teas come form camellia sinensis. The way they are process could decrease the amount of antioxidants. White teas do not undergo oxidation, thereby giving the tea a light and delicate taste. It has the greatest amount of the antioxidant called, epigallocatechin. ...Read more

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What are the side effects in green coffee?

What are the side effects in green coffee?

Not well known yet: Green coffee bean extracts have caffeine, which is a stimulant, depending on how much caffeine one takes, and on how sensitive his body is to caffeine. There are other plant chemicals as well. Most likely, green coffee is not well regulated nor well studied, so it may contain uncertain amounts of listed ingredients, plus various amounts of unlisted ingredients. One cannot be sure of its effects. ...Read more

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How do the health effects of green and black tea differ?

How do the health effects of green and black tea differ?

Antioxidants: Tea is derived from the camellia sinensis tree. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols which have an anti-carcinogenic effect. Lighter tea (white & green) is less processed. Black tea is dried & fermented. Studies suggest green tea can assist with glycemic control as well as reduced heart disease death rate. There are more studies around that suggest benefits from green tea than for black. ...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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Is the drinking green tea reduce the size of myoma?

Myoma: Although drinking green tea is good for some people, it is not going to reduce the size of your myoma. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of green tea ?

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Many: Tea's have high content of flavonoids — plant-derived compounds that are antioxidants. Green tea is a source of a catechins which are more powerful than vitamins c and e in antioxidants. Studies have found an association between consuming green tea and a reduced risk for heart disease. The antioxidants can help block the oxidation of LDL (bad) cholesterol, increase hdl, improve artery function. ...Read more

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What is the health benefit of drinking green tea daily?

What is the health benefit of drinking green tea daily?

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. ...Read more

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How many cups of green tea = 1 cup of black coffee in terms of caffiene? And are all green teas equal in terms of caffiene content?

How many cups of green tea = 1 cup of black coffee in terms of caffiene?  And are all green teas equal in terms of caffiene content?

All different: Some forms of green tea may actually have more caffeine than black coffee. There are hundreds of varieties, so check the caffeine content of your green tea. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of drinking green tea?

What are the health benefits of drinking green tea?

Green tea: 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. ...Read more

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Is the normal tea and green tea with mint type of caffeine that affect for being pregnant?

Is the normal tea and green tea with mint type of caffeine that affect for being pregnant?

In moderation: No problem with it when taken in moderation. Check w/your ob. ...Read more

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Is the drinking of the green tea reduce the size of fundal myoma?

Is the drinking of the green tea reduce the size of fundal myoma?

I know of no: Research to suggest this, however green tea is good for you. It can boost immunity and metabolism. There are even green tea capsules containing the active ingredient called egcg which is found in green tea. You will get the benefit of 5-10 cups w/capsules. Please see your doc for your other condition. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of drinking black tea every day?

Black tea: https://www.organicfacts.net/health-benefits/beverage/health-benefits-of-black-tea.html. My personal thought is that there are much fewer benefits to drinking black tea than green tea. ...Read more

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Can daily consumption of green tea (I mix it with black tea as well) increase chances of getting kidney stones? The tea is unsweetened.

Can daily consumption of green tea (I mix it with black tea as well) increase chances of getting kidney stones? The tea is unsweetened.

Probably not: There's a "pop" claim that tea and cola predispose to kidney stones, but little scientific reason. The overriding key to prevention is to keep the urine dilute (always pale, never dark) by drinking plenty of fluids -- the cheapest is tap water, and perhaps tea-drinkers are actually just drinking less of that. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of green tea extract capsule to pravastatin sodium & diltiazem?

What are the side effects of green tea extract capsule to pravastatin sodium & diltiazem?

Unknown: They are probably;y unknown as herbal medicines have not been extensively studied as prescription medicines. You should NOT take any herbs, vitamins, over the counter medications without the explicit consent of your doctor. Be careful. ...Read more

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Will the green coffee bean extract kill the effect of birth control pills?

Will the green coffee bean extract kill the effect of birth control pills?

No evidence: Chlorogenic acid is the active polyphenol in green coffee beans. It has no effect on oral contraceptives. Actually the other way round is what usually occurs, the oc prolonging the effect of caffeine. ...Read more

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