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Fat burning with green tea

Fat burning with green tea

Although some people have their doubts, green tea has become popular in recent years for its fat burning health benefits. A brief history Green tea contains a catechin known as epigallocatechin or EGCG for short. This EGCG works to increase the rate of fat burning and decrease the numbers of calories that are absorbed. The [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Green Tea and Widely Accepted Benefits

Green Tea and Widely Accepted Benefits

Green tea has been spoken about as the panacea for pretty much every disease or condition that has been in the news over the last ten or so years. Its properties have been investigated to try to confirm the health benefits in relation to cancers, heart disease and stroke. In addition it is said to [...]

November 12, 2012 More