Green Tea can delay Type 1 diabetes onsetEGCG (Epigallocatechin Gallate), a powerful antioxidant in green tea, could be more than just useful for delaying or preventing the onset of type 1 diabetes, as per researchers from the Medical College of Georgia.

The antioxidant was examined by researchers on a laboratory mouse with type 1 diabetes and primary Sjogren’s syndrome, which can damage moisture-producing glands resulting in dry eyes and mouth.