Preventing Prostate Cancer with Green Tea

NutritionFacts .org
NutritionFacts .org
28 Aug 2020

A third of men in their 30s may already have tiny cancerous tumors in their prostates. How much tea would one have to drink to build up cancer suppressing levels in one’s prostate tissue?

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Green tea is actually put to the test in cancer patients in my next video, Treating Prostate Cancer with Green Tea (

More men’s health videos include:
• Prostate Cancer and Organic Milk vs. Almond Milk (
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• The Role of Diet in Declining Sperm Counts (
• Prostate Cancer Survival: The A/V Ratio (
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• Prostate Versus Plants (
• Cancer Reversal through Diet (
• Changing a Man’s Diet After a Prostate Cancer Diagnosis (
• Pomegranate vs. Placebo for Prostate Cancer (

And for more on tea, check out, for example:
• Is Caffeinated Tea Dehydrating? (
• Antimutagenic Activity of Green Versus White Tea (
• Treating Gorlin Syndrome with Green Tea (
• Treating Genital Warts with Green Tea (
• Why Do Asian Women Have Less Breast Cancer? (
• Cancer Interrupted, Green Tea (

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-Michael Greger, MD FACLM

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