Daily Archives: January 14, 2016

Regular tea drinking over long periods has been linked to reduced arterial stiffness, according to a new study

A new study, titled “A cross-Sectional Study of the Relationship between Habitual Tea Consumption and Arterial Stiffness” shows that people who consume tea for more than six years at 10g daily may be protected against arterial stiffness.

Arterial stiffness is what happens to the artery as people age; basically a generalized thickening and stiffening of the arterial wall, also known in medical terms as arteriosclerosis.

Demand grows to record $110bn for AB InBev bond deal

Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev), the brewer in the middle of a historic merger with its smaller rival, SABMiller, has attracted a record $110bn in demand for its $46bn bond deal, as investors look to put their money into relative safety of high-grade US corporate debt at the start of a turbulent year for global markets.