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I am addictive to tea

I am addictive to tea alot. Can you help me on this? What are the bad effects of this on my health? I drink almost 10 times a day tea from the time of morning to evening. Kindly Suggest me on this?
Wed, 2 Sep 2009
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If you do not put sugar or milk in the tea then it's still ok health wise. But if you are drinking the regular tea then you are consuming a lot of calories with these 10 cups. I drink 4-6 cups myself and I do not see any problem. Now I drink only black tea. I had addiction earlier but with black tea, things have become better as the bitter taste keeps me away from craving all the time.
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Agree with the black tea idea. Better still would be to take green tea.
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