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Getting Healthier with Matcha Green Tea

Matcha green tea’s history and cultivation process is interesting, but what counts the most to drinkers is its health advantages. If you’re not taking matcha green tea regularly yet, you’re trailing behind the times!

The following are the main health benefits of this wonder beverage:

Cancer Prevention

Green matcha contains catechins, those potent antioxidants that hunt for destructive free radicals in the body. According to a 2003 University of Colorado study, 1 cup of matcha green tea contains up to 137 times more EGCG antioxidants than there are in a cup of the typical green tea.

Anti-aging

The Okinawans of Japan are some of the world’s oldest people living today. Their longevity is partly a result of their daily matcha green tea habit. Matcha green tea is Japan’s most popular green tea, but is fast gaining more popularity all around the world for of … Read the rest