As it explains, black tea is a rich source of oxalates, which can cause kidney stones.
General tips to lower high cholesterol
“To reduce your cholesterol, try to cut down on fatty food, especially food that contains a type of fat called saturated fat,” advises the NHS.
- Meat pies, sausages and fatty meat
- Butter, lard and ghee
- Cream and hard cheese, like cheddar
- Cakes and biscuits
- Food that contains coconut oil or palm oil
As the NHS points out, you can still have foods that contain a healthier type of fat called unsaturated fat.