Green Tea: Health Articles
Database - Green tea research has shown it has an effect on variety of health conditions. The ability to lower blood sugar, chelate iron and control the production of nitric oxide are all especially
important. This ancient beverage seems custom-made to protect health and delay aging. To find how green tea benefits different organs and conditions click a specific topic from our article database below:
Bowels Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
Green tea may help reduce inflammation associated with Crohns disease and ulcerative colitis, the two types of IBD. If green tea proves to be helpful for preventing colon cancer, this would be an added benefit for those with IBD because they are at risk for colon cancer.
Green Tea & Gastorintestinal System
Green tea is effective to prevent dental caries and reduce cholesterols and lipids absorption in the gastrointestinal tract. Tea catechins are well absorbed in the gastrointestinal tract and they interact synergistically in their disease-modifying actions. Drinking unfractionated green tea is the most simple and beneficial way to prevent gastrointestinal disorders. One study reported by the UK Tea Council found that green tea?s anti-oxidants spend a lot of time in the intestinal tract, and have an anti-inflammatory effect on this part of the body. For this reason, green tea seems to calm the inflammation that accompanies inflammatory bowel disease and other gastrointestinal problems.
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