People who drink tea every day have a lower risk of death

According to a study by US scientists; People who drank tea every day had a 9 to 13 percent lower risk of death than non-drinkers.

The scientific study was conducted in 2006-2010 among Brits who consumed a lot of tea, and approximately 500 thousand people who participated in the study were followed for 11 years.

scientists from the US National Institutes of Health (NIH); Between 2006 and 2010, 498,043 people aged 40 to 69 were asked about their ‘tea drinking habits’ using the UK’s ‘Biobank’ databank.

Respondents to the survey were followed up to 2022. Scientists announced their results in a press release yesterday, ‘people who drink tea at least twice a day have a 9 percent to 13 percent lower risk of death’ announced.

“89 percent consume black tea”

In the description of the scientific study; “Regardless of genetic variation in caffeine metabolism, among those who drink 2 or more teas per day; higher tea intake was associated with a lower risk of death. These findings suggest that even at higher intake levels, tea can be part of a healthy diet.” it was said.

The findings showed that the result was the same regardless of whether the person added milk or sugar to their tea or what their preferred temperature was.

Stating that previous studies focused on the Asian region that drinks green tea, scientists emphasized that 89 percent of the participants in this study drank black tea varieties.

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