| Monday, February 21, 2005
| COFFEE MAY HELP PREVENT LIVER CANCER, STUDY SAYS
That hot cup of coffee may do more than
just provide a tasty energy boost.
It also may help prevent the most
common type of liver cancer.
A study of more than 90,000 Japanese
found that people who drank coffee daily
or nearly every day had half the liver
cancer risk of those who have never
The researches noted that coffee contains
large amounts of antioxidants and several
animal studies have indicated those
compounds have the potential to inbibit
caner in the liver.
(abstracted from CHICTRIB/Associated Press)
|posted by infraternam meam @ 4:08 AM