According to Dr. Jianshe Liu, doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine, "Green tea has a lot of minerals that the human body needs. In Traditional Chinese Medicine we use it to help reduce high blood pressure, lower cholesterol, lower blood sugar, and prevent and treat cancer, and HIV. It helps to promote health and long life. There are antioxidants, and catechins in green tea that can fight virus, and aging. It helps to destroy free radicals, which are harmful to health."
"The antioxidants in green tea contain many times more benefits than vitamin C and are more effective than vitamin E in protecting DNA damage, which causes cancer and heart diseases."