Fantastic Benefits of Green TeaGreen coffee beans, green tea, it's all about being green. But, did you know the followinng health benefits of drinking green tea?Here's just a few of the benefits that aren't as widely known:Weight loss. Green tea increases metabolism. The polyphenol found in green tea works to intensify the levels your body takes to turn food into calories.Diabetes. Green tea apparantly helps regulate glucose levels slowing the rise of blood sugar after eating.Heart Disease. Scientists think green tea works on the lining of blood vessels helping keep them stay relaxed and better able to withstand changes in blood pressure.Esophageal Cancer. It can reduce the risk of esophageal cancer and it is also widely thought to kill cancer cells in general.Cholesterol. Green tea reduces bad cholesterol in the blood and improves the ration of good cholesterol to bad cholesterol.Alzheimer's & Parkinson's. It is said to delay the deterioration caused by Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.Tooth Decay. Studies suggest that the chemical antioxidant catechin in tea can destroy bacteria and viruses that cause throat infections and other dental conditions. Throughout the month of March, try one of our delicious teas for $1 off with the coupon code GREEN. See more of our selection here.