Study: Caffeinated coffee cuts liver disease risk

02/6/2012 | Times of India, The · Medscape (free registration)

Researchers said nonalcoholic fatty liver disease patients who drink caffeinated coffee have a lower risk of developing hepatic fibrosis compared with people who do not drink coffee. The team from Wilford Hall Medical Center at Lackland Air Force Base, who examined caffeine intake and liver health in 306 participants, said moderate coffee consumption "may be a benign adjunct to the comprehensive management" of patients with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.

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