Tag: green tea

The Scientific Link Between Alcohol and Breast Cancer in African American Women

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*Image: Huffington Post The scientific link between alcohol and breast cancer is strong, but most of the research backing it has been done in caucasian women, not diverse groups of women. Now, in a new analysis published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, scientists find the same risk of breast cancer among African-American women. They…


Green Tea Pumps the Brakes on Accelerated Aging by Amanda Williams, MPH

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Amanda Williams holds a doctorate in medicine from Xavier University in Aruba, a Master’s degree in Public Health from Nova Southeastern University, and a Bachelor’s degree in biology from St. Mary’s College Orchard Lake. Her background in disease state management allows for a unique nutritional approach to many of the most common health concerns. She…


The Benefits of Green Tea by Jerry Hickey, R. Ph

Jerry Hickey is a pharmacist and radio personality and fills the esteemed role of Scientific Director and President of Invite Health. He has spent his professional life analyzing nutritional information and medical studies with the aim of creating the highest quality and most natural nutraceuticals for user’s maximum health benefits. Here, Jerry speaks about the…


Green Tea: Vital Immune Support By Nicole Crane BS, NTP

After water, green tea, along with its white and black variants, all from the Camellia sinesis shrub,is the most consumed beverage in the world. There may be no beverage more salubrious. The tea plant is rich in valuable antioxidants known as polyphenols. The polyphenols in green tea are called catechins, of which EGCG (epigallocatechin gallate)…


Nutrition Spotlight: Include These Healthy Fats in your Diet

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Most of us try to stay away from the inevitable ‘F’ word – FAT. But what we tend to forget is that certain fats are good for us and essentially needed in the body. Healthy fats are needed to support metabolism, cell signaling, the health of various body tissues, immunity, hormone production, and the absorption…