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Thursday, March 09, 2017

GREEN TEA

Cancer onset delayed 7 years in women drinking 10 cups of green tea per day (74 years vs 67 years)

The average age of cancer onset in women drinking 10 or more cups of green tea per day was delayed by 7 years when compared to women who drank 3 cups of green tea or less—74-years-old versus 67-years-old—according to a recent study.

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GREEN TEA

Cancer onset delayed 3 years in men drinking 10 cups of green tea per day (68 years vs 65 years)

The average age of cancer onset in men drinking 10 or more cups of green tea per day was delayed by 3 years when compared to men who drank 3 cups of green tea or less—67-years-old versus 65-years-old—according to a recent study.

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Wednesday, March 08, 2017

GREEN TEA

Men who consumed 10 cups of green tea per day were 46% less likely to get cancer

Men consuming over 10 cups of green tea per day were 46% less likely to get cancer over some number of years of follow-up compared to men who consumed less than 3 cups of green tea per day according to a study of 8,552 general residents in Saitama Prefecture, Japan.

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GREEN TEA

Men who consumed 10 cups of green tea per day lived 4 years longer (75 vs 71 years)

Men consuming 10 cups or more of green tea per day lived roughly 4 years longer than men who consumed 3 cups of green tea per day or less—75 years compared to 71.2 years—according to a study of 8,552 general residents in Saitama Prefecture, Japan.

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GREEN TEA

Women who consumed 10 cups of green tea per day lived 6 years longer (81 vs 75 years)

Women consuming over 10 cups of green tea per day lived 6 years longer than women who consumed 3 cups of green tea per day or less—80.9 years compared to 74.9 years—according to a study of 8,552 general residents in Saitama Prefecture, Japan.

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GREEN TEA

Women who consumed 10 cups of green tea per day were 43% less likely to get cancer

Women consuming over 10 cups of green tea per day were 43% less likely to get cancer over some number of years of follow-up compared to women who consumed less than 3 cups of green tea per day according to a study of 8,552 general residents in Saitama Prefecture, Japan.

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GREEN TEA

Men who consumed 10 cups of green tea per day 42% less likely to die from cardiovascular disease

Men consuming over 10 cups of green tea per day were 42% less likely to die from cardiovascular disease over some number of years of follow-up compared to men who consumed less than 3 cups of green tea per day according to a study of 8,552 general residents in Saitama Prefecture, Japan.

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GREEN TEA

Women who consumed 10 cups of green tea per day 18% less likely to die from cardiovascular disease

Women consuming over 10 cups of green tea per day were 18% less likely to die from cardiovascular disease over some number of years of follow-up compared to women who consumed less than 3 cups of green tea per day according to a study of 8,552 general residents in Saitama Prefecture, Japan.

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Sunday, December 25, 2016

GREEN TEA & CANCER

Men drinking 5 cups of green tea per day had a 48% lower risk of advanced prostate cancer

Men who drank 5 or more cups of green tea per day were 48% less likely to get advanced prostate cancer compared to men who drank less than one cup per day according to a 2007 study from researchers at the National Cancer Center in Japan.

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Tuesday, July 19, 2011

EGCG

EGCG (epigallocatechin gallate) from green tea increased fat and protein excreted in the stool

EGCG (epigallocatechin gallate) from green tea increased fat and protein excretion in the feces of mice fed a high-fat diet according to a study from Germany. Read the entire article | Email this article
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EGCG

EGCG (epigallocatechin gallate) from green tea did not affect food or calorie intake

EGCG (epigallocatechin gallate) from green tea did not affect food or calorie intake of mice fed a high-fat diet according to a study from Germany. Read the entire article | Email this article
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EGCG

EGCG (epigallocatechin gallate) from green tea increased the burning of fat

EGCG (epigallocatechin gallate) from green tea increased fat oxidation, that is the burning of fat, of mice fed a high-fat diet according to a study from Germany.

It also reduced the amount of dietary fat that was incorporated into tissue. Read the entire article | Email this article
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Thursday, October 07, 2010

TEA

Tea drinkers have 20 percent less body fat according to Taiwan study

Tea drinkers have less body fat and a smaller waist-to-hip ratio than non-tea drinkers according to a study from Taiwan. People who have been drinking tea at least once a week or more were found to have 19.6 percent less body fat than non-tea drinkers and have a 2.1 percent lower waist-to-hip ratio than non-tea drinkers. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Thu, Oct 07, 2010 10:00 am | [3] comments

Monday, August 23, 2010

EGCG

A caffeine-free EGCG supplement does NOT increase resting metabolism

A caffeine-free supplement of EGCG (Epigallocatechin-3-gallate) does NOT increase resting metabolism, nor does it increase thermogenesis following a meal according to a new study from researchers at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA.

These results were the opposite of what these researchers expected.

"Contrary to our hypothesis, we found no stimulatory effect of short-term administration on either [ resting metabolic rate ] or [the thermic effect of food ], the researchers concluded. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Mon, Aug 23, 2010 12:50 pm | [0] comments

Thursday, July 08, 2010

OOLONG TEA

Oolong tea raises metabolism 2.9%, fat oxidation 12%

Five servings of oolong tea per day increases the number of calories burned per day by 2.9 percent, or about 66 calories per day, and the amount of fat that is burned by 12 percent in men according to a recent study. Read the entire article | Email this article
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OOLONG TEA

Men lose 5.3 pounds in three months drinking oolong tea

Men drinking one bottle of oolong tea per day lost an average of 5.3 pounds in three months compared to 2.9 pounds for men in the control group according to a study from Japan. Read the entire article | Email this article
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OOLONG TEA

Oolong tea reduces weight gain in mice by increasing fat burning and reducing fat absorption

Oolong tea may help to prevent weight gain by increasing the amount of fat that is burned and, surprisingly, by reducing fat absorption in manner similar to the fat-blocking drug Xenical (orlistat) and Alli (orlistat sold over-the-counter) according to mouse study from Japan. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Thu, Jul 08, 2010 7:18 am | [0] comments

TEA

The weight-reducing effects of tea: The difference between green, oolong and black tea

There are three types of tea: black, oolong and green.

Of the three, oolong is traditionally reported to have an weight-reducing effect as well as a cholesterol- and triglyceride-lowering effect according to Han et al (1999). Read the entire article | Email this article
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Thursday, February 11, 2010

GREEN TEA

Green tea catechins reduces body weight by 2.9 lbs according to meta-analysis of 11 studies

Green tea catechins (EGCG) reduce body weight by an average of 2.9 lbs according to a meta-analysis of 11 studies. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Thu, Feb 11, 2010 1:21 pm | [0] comments

WHITE TEA

White tea contains more catechins and caffeine than green tea

"[White tea] has been shown to contain the largest amount of catechins, from which EGCG is also present abundantly," a recent paper notes.

"The amount of caffeine in [white tea] is also substantially larger compared with for instance [green tea]."

"More research is needed to study [white tea's] effect on thermogenesis." Read the entire article | Email this article
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Friday, April 03, 2009

GREEN TEA PLUS CAFFEINE

90 mg of EGCG plus 50 mg of caffeine with each meal helped patients maintain a 15 lbs weight loss

After losing 15 pounds in one month on a very-low-calorie diet, people were able to maintain this weight loss either by taking 90 mg of EGCG plus 50 mg of caffeine after each meal, or by eating a high-protein diet containing 100 grams of protein per day, which included 50 grams of a simple protein powder called calcium caseinate according to a study from Maastricht University in Maastricht, Netherlands.

People eating a diet containing adequate protein of only 50-60 grams of protein per day regained 6 pounds during the three months of intended weight maintenance. Read the entire article | Email this article
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Monday, February 04, 2008

Obese people burn less fat than lean people, may play a role in obesity

Lean people burned the most fat, and obese people burned the least fat according to a new study. "The observed reduction in dietary fat oxidation in subjects with a higher percentage body fat may play a role in human obesity," the researchers concluded. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Mon, Feb 04, 2008 2:39 pm | [0] comments

Thursday, April 26, 2007

GREEN TEA

Three servings per day of green tea beverage with caffeine and calcium increases metabolism by 4.6%

Men and women who consumed three servings of a beverage containing green tea, caffeine and calcium, increased the amount of calories burned each day by 106 calories per day or by 4.6 percent according to a new study from researchers from Lausanne University in Lausanne, Switzerland and Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, USA. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Thu, Apr 26, 2007 1:33 am | [5] comments

Tuesday, December 19, 2006

GREEN TEA, CAPSAICIN AND TYROSINE

Combination of green tea, caffeine, capsaicin and tyrosine increases fat loss by 2 lbs

A supplement containing green tea catechins, caffeine, capsaicin from hot peppers and the amino acid L-tyrosine increased metabolism in overweight people by 20 calories during the following four hours and increased fat loss by 2 pounds after two months according to a study from A. Belza in Denmark. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Tue, Dec 19, 2006 4:16 am | [1] comments

Tuesday, September 26, 2006

TEA

Tea inhibits carbohydrate absorption by 25%

A mixture of 100 mg of black tea extract, 100 mg of green tea extract and 1,000 mg of mulberry tea extract decreased carbohydrate absorption by 25 percent according to a new study. Read the entire article | Email this article
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Wednesday, April 26, 2006

XENADRINE EFX / GREEN TEA

Xenadrine-EFX did not affect metabolism

Xenadrine-EFX, a nutritional supplement containing bitter orange, green tea and guarana, did not affect metabolism at rest or during light exercise according to a study from University of Chichester in Sussex, UK. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Wed, Apr 26, 2006 2:28 am | [2] comments

Sunday, March 05, 2006

METABOLISM

Boosting metabolism: Green Tea boosts metabolism 4%

Green tea increases metabolism by 4 percent per day according to one study. Read the entire article | Email this article
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Wednesday, March 01, 2006

GREEN TEA

Tea polyphenols increase thermogenesis

AN IN VITRO STUDY using brown adipose tissue from a rat found that a preparation of dried tea leaves increased thermogenesis when used alone and more strongly when combined with ephedrine. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Wed, Mar 01, 2006 9:04 am | [3] comments

Monday, October 10, 2005

KEEMUN BLACK TEA

Keemun black tea extract reduced food intake and body weight in rats

"Keemun black tea extract significantly reduced food intake, body weight and blood triglyceride of diet-induced obesity rats via oral administration," according to a new study from the Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing, China. Read the entire article | Email this article
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Wednesday, August 10, 2005

GREEN TEA

Green tea inhibits fat accumulation in fat cells and increases death of mature fat cells

Epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), the primary health-promoting ingredient in green tea, dose-dependently inhibits accumulation of fat in fat cells, and increases the rate of programmed cell death of mature fat cells according to a new study from researchers at the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia, USA. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Wed, Aug 10, 2005 6:48 am | [2] comments

Friday, May 13, 2005

GREEN TEA

Green Tea reduced body weight by 12%, body fat by 34% in mice

Epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), an ingredient in green tea, dose-dependently -- in other words, the higher the dose, the larger the effect -- reduces body fat and body weight according to a new study in mice. Read the entire article | Email this article
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Monday, April 05, 2004

Green Tea Extract for fat loss: An interview with researcher Dr. Abdul Dulloo

"An extract of Green tea has thermogenic properties and promotes fat oxidation beyond that explained by its caffeine content," says obesity researcher Abdul Dulloo, M.D., Ph.D. from the Institute of Physiology at the University of Fribourg in Fribourg, Switzerland. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Mon, Apr 05, 2004 12:23 pm | [0] comments

Oolong tea reduces weight gain

Oolong tea may help to prevent weight gain by increasing the amount of fat that is burned and, surprisingly, by reducing fat absorption in manner similar to the prescription fat-blocking drug, Xenical (orlistat). Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Mon, Apr 05, 2004 12:06 pm | [0] comments

Tuesday, March 23, 2004

Green Tea for weight loss: The interaction between caffeine and catechins

"Green tea extract stimulates brown adipose tissue thermogenesis to an extent which is much greater than can be attributed to its caffeine content per se," concluded Abdul Dulloo and colleagues in a paper which explains how green tea extract stimulates thermogenesis. Read the entire article | Email this article
Posted by Admin2 on Tue, Mar 23, 2004 8:14 am | [0] comments

Tuesday, December 02, 2003

Green tea boost daily calorie output 4 percent

Green tea increases the number of calories burned as well as the amount of fat that is burned according to recent research. This calorie-boosting effect is not simply a result of green tea's caffeine content, but also involves green tea polyphenols. Read the entire article | Email this article
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