Thursday, July 20, 2006

Green tea prevents gallbladder cancer

According to a study published in the June 1, 2006 issue of the International Journal of Cancer, tea drinkers have "significantly reduced risks of biliary stones ... and gallbladder cancer."

The researchers defined "tea drinkers" as those who drink at least one cup of tea each day for at least a 6-month period.

You can read the abstract here or the full article here.

—Mellow Monk

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