Posts tagged "Japan"

Black tea is identical to the green?

Like the green tea, extracts of black tea may also help reduce excess weight and reduce fat levels – according to new research from Japan. After a few experiments on animals, scientists have shown that black tea could inhibit the increase in body weight and body fat levels, with the advantages associated with a reduced fat content. Interest in tea and its constituents has blossomed in recent years, with greater emphasis on the content of polyphenols. Green tea contains between 30 to 40 percent polyphenols, while black tea (green tea, which is oxidized by fermentation) contains between 3 and 10 percent. Red tea is semi-fermented tea. The best-known varieties of [...]


Tea Diet – What is the point?

Tea Diet refers to the category of mono-diet. From the title it is clear that the basic operating element is the tea, but not all, and the green of high quality. We all know the positive impact of green tea on metabolism. In China and Japan green tea is widely used in cooking (in salads, soups, as a seasoning for meat), while in Thailand it even brew special recipe and use as a salad. Depending on the type of tea, it can contain from 15 to 25% protein, this indicator can be compared with beans and lentils. Tea Diet is very simple to use. The main [...]