Drinking Coffee May Reduce The Risk Of Diabetes

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Now this is a study I’ve been waiting for, an excuse to drink coffee.  For years, I denied myself caffeine due to all the negative studies that I read about it hurting your immune system, blah, blah, blah.  Then new studies started springing up and I allowed myself to start drinking coffee and green tea.  Now there are more and more studies proving it is good for you.

Medical News Today reports, “The scientists fed either water or coffee to a group of laboratory mice commonly used to study diabetes. Coffee consumption prevented the development of high-blood sugar and also improved insulin sensitivity in the mice, thereby reducing the risk of diabetes.”

Before you go out and order a latte and celebrate, remember the mice probably didn’t have cream and sugar.  Now that’s another study for which we will have to wait.

Read more at Medical News Today.

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