Tuesday, June 13, 2006

Drink Coffee? Drink Alcohol? Save Your Liver?

Boy, this is news I needed! I love the java, even though I am not much of a drinker.

"People who drink one cup of coffee are 20% less likely to have alcoholic cirrhosis than those who abstain from doing so."

A quote from the article: "Dr Klatsky added: "Even allowing for statistical variation, this shows there is a clear association between coffee consumption and protection against alcoholic cirrhosis."