Dec 10, 2008

GREEN TEA BENEFITS

Did you know that Green Tea is now a phenomenon? Besides for drinking, many cosmetics and products are using Green Tea as part of their properties after research shows that it has many benefits.

Since the olden days, the chinese and japanese knew the benefits of green tea for health. In the ancient china as far back as 4000 years ago, it was believed that it helped to relieve headaches and depression. Green tea also has very little amount of caffeine, compared with Black Tea and Coffee. Caffeine in tea sometimes cause certain people insomnia, nausea and frequent urination.

Some of the benefits of Green Tea:

Treatment and prevention of cancer
Stop Alzheimer and Parkinson diseases
Increase metabolisom
Increase fat oxidation
Reduce risk of heart diseases
Treat rheumatoid arthritis
Reduce risk of esophageal cancer
Lowers total cholesterol levels

2 cheers:

Coriander Dreams said...

does that benefit include even green tea ice cream?? :D

caramelcorn said...

yes, i believe if the ice cream contain a good amount of green tea properties..