Yerba Mate is a Natural Energy Drink – Lifehacker

Yerba Mate is a Natural Energy Drink
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The flavor of mate is similar to that of green tea, and was in fact recommended as a wake-up tea in our recent coffee lover's guide to tea. Health blog LovingFit describes the benefits of Mate. Yerba Mate has properties similar to caffeine which ...

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The latest on botox, hair dye, and cellulite – Philippine Star

The latest on botox, hair dye, and cellulite
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What's lacking is credibility the small studies cited are usually poorly designed, unpublished, and or done by researchers with financial ties to the manufacturers. • Anti-cellulite creams and gels contain caffeine, retinol, amino acids, green tea, ...

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Health Column: Vegetable grilling is safe, nutritious choice – The Suffolk Times

Health Column: Vegetable grilling is safe, nutritious choice
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A: Compared to decaf, regular green tea contains about three times as much EGCG, the antioxidant phytochemical that has shown cancer-prevention effects in some laboratory studies. Similarly, decaf black tea, which contains another, less-studied ...

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Anti-oxidants in Coffee Reduce Blood Sugar but Not Inflammation in Diabetes – MedIndia

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Anti-oxidants in Coffee Reduce Blood Sugar but Not Inflammation in Diabetes
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However, these studies were all clinical trials that examined either the acute or short-term (4-8 weeks) effects of green tea intake. A longer duration may be needed to study the beneficial effects of green tea on CRP. In conclusion, the researchers ...

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Anti-oxidants in Coffee Reduces Blood Sugar but Not Inflammation in Diabetes – MedIndia

Anti-oxidants in Coffee Reduces Blood Sugar but Not Inflammation in Diabetes
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However, these studies were all clinical trials that examined either the acute or short-term (4-8 weeks) effects of green tea intake. A longer duration may be needed to study the beneficial effects of green tea on CRP. In conclusion, the researchers ...

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Why green should be your cup of tea – South Asia Mail

Why green should be your cup of tea
South Asia Mail
Earlier research has found that green tea drinkers are less likely to die from heart disease than people who rarely drink it. Studies have also linked green tea catechins to a number of promising outcomes: They've been shown to reduce inflammation in ...

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Cool off with a healthy iced tea – Royal Gazette

Cool off with a healthy iced tea
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You could also buy a green tea extract such as Herbasway from Rock On, which you add to water and comes in great (natural) flavours like peach or honey-lemon. They seem expensive but as one bottle makes over 30 drinks, they are actually an economical ...

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Forced Laborer To Green Tea Guru – GPB

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Forced Laborer To Green Tea Guru
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"On different clinical studies we can see the anti-cancer properties and also anti-inflammatory is another one that can help [a] big, big population." Hsu says countries like China and Japan, where people drink a lot of green tea, have significantly ...

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Homemade natto
Owen, a friend of the Monk's who lives outside of Vancouver, sent me photos of his amazing natto maker. He says he began intending to make a food dehydrator and later serendipitously found that he was also building a natto maker.


How lucky for him — and for those able to share in his fermented bounty.


If you can't get natto near you, have no fear: natural natto from Megumi Natto can be ordered online.



Where fermentation takes place.



I have tried this natto and can attest that it is excellent.


—Mellow Monk

 

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Green tea shown to lower cholesterol – Private MD

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Green tea shown to lower cholesterol
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For the study, investigators from Peking Union Medical College in Beijing analyzed the results of 14 previously published studies that looked at the benefits of green tea. The findings showed that individuals who drank green tea or took supplements for ...

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