Previous research has suggested that there is a link between depression and tea drinking. Now, a new study is investigating this relationship further.
Accordingly, research is underway to identify possible causes, which include genetic predisposition, socioeconomic status, and relationships with family, living partners, and the community at large.
A study by researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) and Fudan University in Shanghai raises another possibility. It finds a statistically significant link between regular tea drinking and lower levels of depression in seniors.
Reading the tea leaves
Tea is popular among older adults, and various researchers have recently been investigating the potential beneficial effects of the beverage.…