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Green Tea Components and Energy

March 31, 2016

Mi0tochondria are the power plants of the cell. They do this by using oxygen to create energy by a series of electron exchange systems across a membrane. In some chronic diseases and genetic conditions this system can be impaired.

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Valenti et al, have shown that natural polyphenols of green tea – can combat mitochondrial energy deficits.

The study suggests that using polyphenols from Green Tea could help to manage some of energy deficit-associated clinical manifestations in certain genetic (e.g. Downs Syndrom) and other chronic conditions.

 

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