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Coffee may have preventative effect on diabetes

Drinking any sort of coffee can decrease insulin resistance and hence reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes claims researchers. Coffee consumption was even more effective against the risk of diabetes in obese or overweight women. Researchers are yet to determine what component of the coffee has this effect.

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About: Coffee may have preventative effect on diabetes

Date: 9 November 2004

Source: Web MD Medical News

Author: Jennifer Warner


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