Home > Natural Health > News 08 June 2010 Green tea slows leukaemia A key component of green tea has shown promise as a non-toxic treatment for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). 0 Assess Ask the natural health expert » Learn Natural therapies to try » Quiz Is my vegetarian diet balanced? » Test yourself: How flexible are you? » A quick guide to The Atkins Diet This medicinal plant that only grows in the Western Cape could replace antibiotics one day A key component of green tea has shown promise as a non-toxic treatment for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). Shanafelt's team is slated to present its findings Monday at the American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting, in Chicago. NEXT ON HEALTH24X The truth about juicing 2018-06-07 07:07 More: Natural HealthNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Medical Lockdown: Scientists looked at personality traits to understand why some defy the rules Medical Swine coronavirus could jump to people, researchers warn Medical TB treatment time cut by a third News Partner Content | Meet the Next Generation of Brave: Vivian Chengalroyan Medical How Covid-19 affects those with rare immune disorders and what it means for the rest of us Medical Mothers underestimate how useful Kegel exercises are for incontinence during and after childbirth Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.