Drinking alcohol 3 or 4 days a week can reduce risk of diabetes, says wonderful study
Hey, guess what?
We finally have some good news to share.
You no longer have to feel guilty about sinking a few beers/vodkas/glasses of wine. #Blessed.
Drinking alcohol most days of the week can significantly protect against developing diabetes, a study has found.
Consuming alcohol three or four days a week has been linked with a reduced risk of 27% in men and 32% in women, when compared with abstaining.
Wine had the biggest effect, probably because it contains chemical compounds that improve blood sugar balance, according to researchers.
But there was a warning to women to stay clear of... read more
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