Coffee Increases Risk of Diabetes

by Dr. Trupti Shirole on  April 9, 2011 at 11:02 AM Diabetes News
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Caffeine can disrupt glucose metabolism and contribute to the development and poor ability to control type-2 diabetes, say US researchers from the Duke University. Caffeine has a potential for raising insulin resistance or impaired glucose tolerance in adults without diabetes which pre-disposes them for developing diabetes.
 Coffee Increases Risk of Diabetes
Coffee Increases Risk of Diabetes

It has also been proved that consumption of caffeinated beverages, especially coffee raise the blood glucose levels among patients with type 2 diabetes. This could compromise with the treatment that is aimed at controlling diabetes.

This research is published in the Journal of Caffeine Research.


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