The Japanese high end (and I mean REALLY high end) tea producer Royal Blue Tea Japan Co. will start taking reservations for 750ml bottles of green tea priced at US$2,420.25 each, later this month. To make the King of Green Masa Super Premium, handpicked rare tea leaves from Shizuoka Prefecture are infused for three […]
According to recent research which has been published in the World Journal of Gastroenterology, drinking green tea could help protect the liver from hepatic fibrosis, one of the leading causes of cirrhosis.
A team led by professor Hong-Yon Cho from Korea University, induced lab rats with hepatic fibrosis, and then administrated green tea. Afterward they took […]
Add another wonderful benefit to the list! Green tea might very well help to fight gum disease and reduce the effects of receding and bleeding gums, according to a study that was done in Japan and which was then published in the Journal of Periodontology.
According to the research, just one cup of green tea a […]
A massive research study in Japan, taking data from a over 40,000 participants, which links green tea with stress reduction was just published online in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.
Researchers from the Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine noted in the study that just under seven% of the research group (2,774 people) suffered […]
A number of research studies have demonstrated that lipid peroxidation plays a vital part in the development of liver fibrosis. Hepatoprotective effects of green tea against carbon tetrachloride, cholestasis and alcohol induced liver fibrosis were reported in several studies. The hepatoprotective effect of green tea had not been studied.
A research article published on November 7, […]
According to researchers in China, drinking green tea can help prevent the formation of large kidney stones. The key component of kidney stones is calcium oxalate crystals and they discovered that green tea is effective in directing the crystallisation to form less stable crystals.
‘Our results suggest that drinking green tea might be a good […]
The University Medical Center in Arizona conducting research to see if green tea extract could be used to clear the human papilloma virus. HPV as it is known, is the virus that can lead to cervical cancer in women. Previous studies indicate that green tea extract can clear up cervical lesions created by the virus. […]
Scientists have discovered that among middle-aged Japanese, the odds of having gum disease declined as intake of green tea increased. For each daily cup they drank, the risk of having signs of gum disease, which includes receding, easily bleeding gums, was lowered, the researchers report in the Journal of Periodontology.
This doesn’t mean that green tea […]
Drinking at least five daily cups of green tea was found in a ten-year study to reduce the risk of blood cancers by 42% and lymph system cancers by 48%.
The health benefits of drinking anti-oxidant rich green tea have been studied a great deal, with research increasing every year and have already proven to lower […]
According to the National Institute of Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS), osteoporosis is a health concern for 44 million Americans, 68% of whom are women. A team of Hong Kong researcher just published new evidence in the American Chemical Society’s Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry that green tea may help improve bone […]