Regular Tea Drinking Linked to Lower Level of Depression

A new study from the National University of Singapore (NUS) and Fudan University in Shanghai finds a statistically significant link between drinking tea on a regular basis and lower levels of depression in older adults.Regular Tea Drinking Linked to Lower Level of Depression

For the study, a team of researchers analyzed data provided by 13,000 people who participated in the Chinese Longitudinal Healthy Longevity Survey (CLHLS) from 2005 to 2014 and found that the benefits of tea drinking are the strongest for male participants aged 65 to 79 who live in cities and are educated, married, and receiving pensions.

Lead researcher of the study Feng Qiushi suggests an explanation: “It is likely that the benefit of tea drinking is more evident for the early stage of health deterioration. More studies are surely needed in regard to this issue.”

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