Could Green Tea Help Fight Prostate Cancer? University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Reveals  
10/19/2012 7:19:47 AM

Six cups of green tea a day may slow the progression of prostate cancer, a new study suggests. The finding stems from research that showed prostate patients scheduled for a type of surgery known as a prostatectomy, where the prostate is removed, reduced their levels of some disease-associated inflammation by drinking lots of brewed green tea in the weeks preceding the operation. And that reduction in inflammation may inhibit tumor growth, the researchers suggested.