Green Tea Overview
Reasonable round-up without hype from NYU.
Puzzled as to why only green tea is mentioned. Sometimes these highly scientific types get basic facts wrong i.e. Camellia sinesis = GREEN tea and this can lead to the distinction.-THS Committee)
Control of Tea Mosquito with Neem Extract
Interesting insight into pest control in tea.
A study by Somnath Roy, G.Gurusubramanian, Ananda Mukhopadhyay.
Does Stirring Tea Change the Temperature?
A wonderful explanation of the physics of tea stirring.
A Cosmetic View
The entry for green tea in The Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary
Teas causes malabsorption of carbohydrate but not of triacylglycerol
An extract of black, green, and mulberry teas causes malabsorption of carbohydrate but not of triacylglycerol in healthy volunteers
Litao Zhong, Julie K Furne, and Michael D Levitt
NatureGen Inc, San Diego, CA (LZ), and VAMC (Research Service/151), Minneapolis, MN (JKF and MDL)
From American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Iman A. Hakim, Robin B. Harris, and Ute M. Weisgerber
Cancer Prevention and Control, Arizona Cancer Center, College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724 [I. A. H., R. B. H.], and Unilever Health Institute Vlaardingen, 3130 AC Vlaardingen, the Netherlands [U. M. W.]
The effect of drinking tea at high altitude on hydration status and mood.
A study by :
Scott D, Rycroft JA, Aspen J, Chapman C, Brown B.
Colworth House, Unilever R&D Colworth, (NOTE:
THAT MEANS THEY WORK FOR A COMPANY THAT SELLS TEA)
The study shows therefore that even when drunk at high altitude where fluid balance is stressed, there is no evidence that tea acts as a diuretic when consumed through natural routes of ingestion by regular tea drinkers, but that it does have a positive effect on mood