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Green tea and lowering cholesterol: new research into how

Studies have suggested a link between consumption of green tea and lowering cholesterol levels. Now, scientists at a Chinese university have published a study that explores the chemical process that links green tea and lowering cholesterol levels. The study, “Mechanistic studies for tri-targeted inhibition of enzymes involved in cholesterol biosynthesis by green tea polyphenols,” pinpointed […]

Green Tea Cookies Featured in The New York Times

Green tea cookies were featured in The New York Times in the Dining & Wine Section. The cookies, Cha No Ka, are tender green tea biscuits sandwiching white chocolate and made from Okoicha strong matcha green tea. These delicious cookies are available at Dean & DeLuca. According to the Dean & DeLuca website, the cookies […]

Green Tea Boosts Memory

Green tea boosts memory, according to a new study conducted at the University of Basel. Participants in the study who drank a beverage with 27 grams of green tea extract performed better on short-term memory tests than the control group. Moreover, MRI imaging showed unique activation patterns between different lobes of the brain, suggesting that […]

Green tea may offer blood pressure and cholesterol benefits

Green tea may offer blood pressure and cholesterol benefits, according to a new study published in the scientific journal, Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases. The meta-study of 20 randomized clinical trials found that consuming green tea may help manage blood pressure and lower cholesterol levels. The authors of the study examined data from more than […]