Green tea is regularly touted for its health benefits, but new research shows an amazing new way that green tea's antioxidant and disease-fighting properties is beneficial: it actually penetrates into tissues of the eye! This new finding raises the possibility that green tea may protect against glaucoma and other common eye diseases. Now that's something to raise your cup of green tea to!
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