Because the way it is processed without fermentation, green tea retain large amount of antioxidant, much higher than black tea. Now scientists are discovering that it has an amazing healthy benefits and can prevent chronic diseases.
Some of these healthy benefits are:
It helps to reduce the risk of heart attack specially in women by helping to keep the blood vessels relaxed and free of blood clots.
It also proven scientifically that drinking between 2 and 5 cups of green tea in a regular basis helps the body to burn fat, increasing the metabolism and therefore, reducing body weight.
Green tea lowers the LDL cholesterol level in the blood and strengthens the heart
According to Traditional Chinese Medicine it reduces the risk of high blood pressure.
If you are pregnant or trying to conceive green tea is not a good choice for you as it decrease the absorption of folic acid.
Drink green tea everyday and keep doctors away!
Disclaimer: This information is intended to educate only. If you have any healthy issues please consult with your Doctor.