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Medical News Today: Could a green tea extract help to treat tooth sensitivity?
Using a green tea compound, researchers develop a new material that protects patients with sensitive teeth and damaged dentin against cavities. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dentistry Source Type: news

Green Tea toothpaste eases sensitive teeth
Current toothpastes for sensitive teeth do not have long-lasting effects. But a new formula made by Chinese scientists using a green tea extract could ease pain and prevent cavities. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

An end to cavities for people with sensitive teeth?
(American Chemical Society) An ice cold drink is refreshing in the summer, but for people with sensitive teeth, it can cause a painful jolt in the mouth. This condition can be treated, but many current approaches don't last long. Now researchers report in the journal ACS Applied Materials& Interfaces the development of a new material with an extract from green tea that could fix this problem -- and help prevent cavities in these susceptible patients. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 2, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Forbes Health Stories: How Green Tea And Sugar Affect Your Brain
Here are all the stories we published yesterday. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - August 1, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sarah Hedgecock, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Green tea could help with weight loss and brain function
Researchers from Northwest A&F University in Yangling, China, found that when a key compound in green tea, known as EGCG, is given to mice, their body fat is significantly reduced. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 31, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Green Tea Compound May Protect Body And Brain
An antioxidant in green tea may counter the damaging effects of a bad diet. But this isn't license to eat junk. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - July 31, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alice G. Walton, Contributor Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Green tea compound may reduce the harms of a Western diet
A Western diet has been linked to obesity, insulin resistance, and memory impairment. A green tea compound may help to offset these effects, study finds. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Drinking THIS could protect against memory loss and reverse a high fat diet
GREEN tea could help protect against memory loss and a high-fat Western diet, scientists have revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 31, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Green tea ingredient may improve memory, obesity
New research with mice suggests an ingredient found in green tea may alleviate high-fat and high-fructose induced insulin resistance and cognitive impairment. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - July 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Green tea ingredient may ameliorate memory impairment, brain insulin resistance, and obesity
A study published online in The FASEB Journal, involving mice, suggests that EGCG (epigallocatechin-3-gallate), the most abundant catechin and biologically active component in green tea, could alleviate high-fat and high-fructose (HFFD)-induced insulin resistance and cognitive impairment. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - July 28, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Green tea ingredient may ameliorate memory impairment, brain insulin resistance, and obesity
(Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology) A study published online in The FASEB Journal, involving mice, suggests that EGCG (epigallocatechin-3-gallate), the most abundant catechin and biologically active component in green tea, could alleviate high-fat and high-fructose (HFFD)-induced insulin resistance and cognitive impairment. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 28, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Green tea nutrients found to successfully treat scars when used in a cream
(Natural News) It’s time to go green — and spread all that loving goodness on your skin. A new study conducted by the University of Manchester found that cream infused with green tea extract significantly reduced the appearance and thickness of newly formed scars. The topical agent, which contained the tea compound epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG),... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cream with green tea could help scars become less red
Newly healed scars become less red, thick and itchy after just two weeks when treated with a cream containing a chemical found in green tea, a University of Manchester study found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mum loses 8 stone and says it's down to drinking green tea
Siobhan Thornton, 23, from East Kilbride, piled on the pounds after giving birth. She turned to drinking green tea after hearing it was a slimming aid and says the weight began falling off her. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to keep skin looking young? We asked the experts
The beauty market is awash with anti-aging products, and the lists of ingredients in serums and creams that promise to slow down or reverse that process can be confounding.Take a look at the fine print and you might encounter Vitamin C or green tea extract or alpha-hydroxy acids. Can anything... (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - July 1, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Short Source Type: news

Tea tree genome contains clues about how one leaf produces so many flavors
The most popular varieties of tea -- including black tea, green tea, Oolong tea, white tea, and chai -- all come from the leaves of the evergreen shrub Camellia sinensis, otherwise known as the tea tree. Despite tea's cultural and economic significance, relatively little is known about the shrub behind the tea leaves. However, the first draft of the tea tree genome may help explain why tea leaves are so rich in antioxidants and caffeine. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - May 1, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Squishy supercapacitors bathed in green tea could power wearable electronics
Wearable electronics are here -- the most prominent versions are sold in the form of watches or sports bands. But soon, more comfortable products could become available in softer materials made in part with an unexpected ingredient: green tea. Researchers report a new flexible and compact rechargeable energy storage device for wearable electronics that is infused with green tea polyphenols. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - February 15, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

'If you take enough of it, it can kill you': Green tea extract linked to liver damage
Popular weight-loss aids containing green tea extract could be dangerous to your liver, an investigation by CBC's Marketplace reveals, with dozens of reports of liver damage being tied to the supplements. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - February 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

The surprising benefits from drinking green tea daily for one month
(NaturalNews) For centuries, green tea, native to China and India, has been hailed for its health benefits, but this healing beverage only recently gained popularity in the United States. Next to water, tea is considered the most consumed beverage in the world.Green tea is so... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 3, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Green Tea Intake as an Adjunct to Mechanical Periodontal Therapy for the Management of Mild to Moderate Chronic Periodontitis: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial
Conclusion: Green tea intake as a component of nonsurgical periodontal therapy is promising for superior and rapid resolution of the disease process. Green tea increases the total antioxidant capacity of GCF and plasma along with potent anti-inflammatory, astringent and anti-plaque effects. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - August 25, 2016 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Drinking green tea to prevent artery explosion: Polyphenol intake reduces abdominal aneurysm expansion in rats
Green tea could prevent a deadly condition in the body's main artery. A team has found that abdominal aortic aneurysm -- a condition in which the main artery becomes overstretched and bloated -- developed less frequently in rats that drank green tea polyphenol, a major component of green tea. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - August 23, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news

Guarana found to have higher antioxidant potential than green tea
(Funda ç ã o de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de S ã o Paulo) Researchers at the University of S ã o Paulo's Public Health School have discovered that the seeds of the tropical shrub guarana, used in fizzy drinks popular in Brazil, contain more than 10 times the amount of catechins found in green tea. Catechins, when properly absorbed, reduce the oxidative stress associated with the development of neurodegenerative and cardiovascular disorders, as well as diabetes, cancer, inflammation and premature aging due to cell death. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - August 19, 2016 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Effect of green tea extract on bonding durability of an etch-and-rinse adhesive system to caries-affected dentin
ConclusionIt was concluded that the application of 2% green tea extract was able to increase bond durability of the etch-and-rinse system to dentin. Neither the application of chlorhexidine nor non-treatment (NT - control) had any effect on bond strength after water storage. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 12, 2016 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Can green tea boost your brainpower and treat disease?
The images that come to mind when thinking of green tea are likely associated with calmness, purity and relaxation. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - June 20, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can green tea boost your brainpower?
The images that come to mind when thinking of green tea are likely associated with calmness, purity and relaxation. (Source: WDSU.com - Health)
Source: WDSU.com - Health - June 16, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Green tea extract 'boosts mental ability' in people with Down's
Conclusion This is an interesting, but early-stage, study into a treatment that might help people with Down's syndrome cope better with everyday life. However, the study does not provide conclusive evidence that green tea extract makes a big difference to people's thinking, memory or behaviour. Down's syndrome is a complex condition caused by an extra copy of a chromosome in someone's genes. It's not usually inherited. It has a range of effects, which include learning disabilities of differing degrees of seriousness. While early intensive training in childhood may help, there are no approved treatments for adults t...
Source: NHS News Feed - June 8, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology Mental health Food/diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Green tea compound could help treat Down syndrome
Researchers suggest a compound in green tea called epigallocatechin gallate may improve cognitive function for people with Down syndrome. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 7, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Genetics Source Type: news

Those with Down's syndrome could benefit from drinking GREEN TEA
A chemical in green tea alters the way brain cells connect with one another, researchers found. The positive impact lasted for six months, experts writing in The Lancet Neurology said. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 7, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rooibos: Better Than Green Tea For Many Reasons
When I hiked Table Mountain on my last trip to South Africa, the locals told me about an herb that is better than green tea that kept them disease-free. African Bushmen have used this herb since before recorded history, but it’s still pretty rare here in America. Studies on this plant are being done all over the world. But not in the U.S. Because Big Pharma and the FDA aren’t interested in a natural cure that can’t be patented — or profited from. What is This South African Herb? I’m talking about an herb called Rooibos — or red bush in Afrikaans. Rooibos (pronounced roy-boss) provides a ...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - May 27, 2016 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Al Sears Tags: Natural Cures Source Type: news

Green tea's antioxidant properties have anti-inflammatory and antibacterial effects
In a month-long study, women given a green tea supplement, equivalent to a glass of the tea a day, had less acne than a placebo group. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 17, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Republic of Tea Issues Voluntary Recall of Organic Turmeric Ginger Green Tea
The Republic of Tea is dedicated to the health and wellness of each and every citizen (customer). As such, we are issuing a voluntary recall of our Organic Turmeric Ginger Green Tea in response to a possible health risk. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - April 30, 2016 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Oral Health and Nutraceuticals: Can Green Tea Treat Herpes?Oral Health and Nutraceuticals: Can Green Tea Treat Herpes?
A topical green tea product is compared with placebo in patients with recurrent herpes labialis. Medscape Dental & Oral Health (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - April 4, 2016 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Dental & Oral Health Viewpoint Source Type: news

4 All-Natural Pimple Remedies That Really Work -- And 4 That Don't
The Ones That Work First Place: Tea Tree Oil All three dermatologists we spoke to for this story put tea tree oil at the top of their list for zit zapping, and research shows that it can be effective in treating mild-to-moderate acne. Best for: Deep, inflamed pimples How it works: It's an anti-inflammatory and has antibacterial properties, so it'll soothe that angry red breakout while fighting the bacteria that's fueling it, says Ranella Hirsch, MD, board-certified dermatologist in Boston. Use it like this: Get a 5 percent tea tree oil solution, then dilute with equal parts water, to minimize the chances of irritation (if ...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 1, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FOOD FORENSICS: Why black tea contains cancer causing chemicals, but green tea prevents cancer
(NaturalNews) After hearing my podcast below, you'll never drink black tea again. That's because black tea is just burned green tea, and during this burning, all the health protecting antioxidants are destroyed (oxidized).That's what "burning" is from a chemistry point of view... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 14, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why you should NEVER have green tea AND kale at the same time
Scientists from Penn State University found that when green tea and foods rich in iron are consumed together, the tea's anti-inflammatory enzymes bind to the iron - counteracting the beverage's health effect. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 12, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Consuming iron with green tea may lessen tea's benefits
Although drinking green tea is linked to many health benefits, a new study suggests that when consumed with iron, the main compound in green tea binds to it, reducing benefits. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 9, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Green tea and iron, bad combination
(Penn State) Green tea is touted for its many health benefits as a powerful antioxidant, but experiments in a laboratory mouse model of inflammatory bowel disease suggest that consuming green tea along with dietary iron may actually lessen green tea's benefits. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - March 8, 2016 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Green tea is high in antioxidants which helps regulate blood pressure and body fat
Just one cup of green tea a day could lower the risk of heart disease and premature death, according to Japanese researchers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 23, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Compound in green tea 'could help block effects of rheumatoid arthritis'
This study has opened the field of research into using EGCG for targeting TAK1 - an important signalling protein - through which proinflammatory cytokines transmit their signals to cause inflammation and tissue destruction in rheumatoid arthritis."The Arthritis Research UK view Richard Francis, head of research liaison and evaluation at Arthritis Research UK, said: "It is known that green tea contains antioxidants and this study shows that the specific EGCG molecule found in green tea can have anti-inflammatory effects."This is interesting research; however, it is still in the early stages, and further resea...
Source: Arthritis Research UK - February 18, 2016 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Green tea compound shows promise for treating rheumatoid arthritis
EGCG - a compound abundant in green tea - was found to reduce ankle swelling in mouse models of rheumatoid arthritis, suggesting it could be a promising treatment for the disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 17, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Arthritis / Rheumatology Source Type: news

Could Green Tea Help to Prevent or Even Treat...
Could green tea have a role in the prevention and treatment of lung cancer? Check out what studies are telling us about EGCG and cancer biology. (Source: About.com Lung Cancer)
Source: About.com Lung Cancer - February 1, 2016 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: lungcancer.guide at about.com Tags: health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could too much green tea be harmful to health?
Fruit flies exposed to large amounts of green tea showed impaired reproductive function and development in a new study, raising concerns about excessive consumption in humans. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 14, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Green tea impairs development, reproduction in fruit flies, study finds
Although green tea is enjoyed by millions for its numerous health benefits, researchers have discovered that excessive consumption adversely affected development and reproduction in fruit fly populations. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - December 7, 2015 Category: Science Source Type: news

"Super tea" has 10 times more antioxidants than regular green tea
(NaturalNews) Most Natural News readers know and understand the health benefits of green tea, but a new kind of "super tea" has been found to have as much as ten times more antioxidant content than regular green tea.As reported by Fox News, the antioxidants in green teas have... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 26, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Teenager who drank three cups of green tea a day develops hepatitis
The unnamed 16-year-old, arrived at a Birmingham hospital after suffering vomiting and jaundice. She was found to have hepatitis due to Chinese green tea she had bought online to lose weight. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 24, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Teenage girl develops hepatitis after drinking too much green tea
Doctors say 16 year-old's kidney infection caused by drinking three cups of green tea every day for three months in a bid to lose weight (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - September 24, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How green tea helps prevent and eliminate cancer
(NaturalNews) Researchers at Seoul National University Hospital in South Korea are currently testing green tea's ability to lower colon cancer risk. Nearly 200 patients who had benign growths removed will be given either the equivalent of nine cups of green tea in the form of an extract... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 2, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why green tea could prevent colon cancer
Green tea could lower the risk of colon cancer, say researchers at Seoul National University Hospital in South Korea. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 18, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Tea May Help the Brain
Tea has been soaring in popularity, especially among those looking to boost metabolism or anyone wanting a java-free caffeine kick. Meanwhile, researchers have been exploring the possible benefits of tea for mental health and cognition. While the term "tea" can be broadly applied to any infusion of herbs, fruit, flowers, or leaves, for the purposes of this article, we're going to focus on true tea, from the Camellia sinensis plant. Tea contains many plant polyphenols, catechins, antioxidants, and other phytochemicals, and while they're usually associated with boosting metabolism and warding off cancer, in fact, t...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - July 27, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Green tea boosts your brain power, especially your working memory
(NaturalNews) Green tea has held the equivalent of rock star status in the world of natural health and nutrition for years now. This is largely because new research seems to be coming out all the time that finds yet more ways in which the regular consumption of green tea can benefit... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 15, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news