Two for tea

Two tea time stories in the news today. The first reports on a very small study showing that adding milk to tea negates the cardiovascular health benefits because it interferes with nitric oxide (NO), the natural vasodilation controller (You’ll know it from my article on Viagra. The second news item is about the antibacterial effects of green tea (it doesn’t say whether adding milk negates those benefits, but I cannot imagine drinking green tea with milk anyway.)

One thought on “Two for tea”

Comments are closed.

If you learned something from Sciencebase, enjoyed a song, snap, or the science, please consider leaving a tip to cover costs. The site no longer runs Google ads or similar systems, so your visit is untainted.