Green tea consumption is associated with depressive symptoms in the elderly.

@article{Niu2009GreenTC,
  title={Green tea consumption is associated with depressive symptoms in the elderly.},
  author={Kaijun Niu and Atsushi Hozawa and Shinichi Kuriyama and Satoru Ebihara and Hui Guo and Naoki Nakaya and Kaori Ohmori-Matsuda and Hideko Takahashi and Yayoi Masamune and Masanori Asada and Satoshi Sasaki and Hiroyuki Arai and Shuichi Awata and Ryoichi Nagatomi and Ichiro Tsuji},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2009},
  volume={90 6},
  pages={1615-22}
}
BACKGROUND Green tea is reported to have various beneficial effects (eg, anti-stress response and antiinflammatory effects) on human health. Although these functions might be associated with the development and progression of depressive symptoms, no studies have investigated the relation between green tea consumption and depressive symptoms in a community-dwelling population. OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to investigate the relations between green tea consumption and depressive symptoms… CONTINUE READING
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