Navigation Links
Coffee Drinking Associated with Lower Risk for Alcohol-Related Liver Disease

CHICAGO - Drinking coffee may be related to a reduced risk of developing the liver disease alcoholic cirrhosis, according to a report in the June 12 //issue of Archives of Internal Medicine, one of the JAMA/Archives journals.

Cirrhosis progressively destroys healthy liver tissue and replaces it with scar tissue. Viruses such as hepatitis C can cause cirrhosis, but long-term, heavy alcohol use is the most common cause of the disease in developed countries, according to background information in the article. Most alcohol drinkers, however, never develop cirrhosis; other factors that may play a role include genetics, diet and nutrition, smoking and the interaction of alcohol with other toxins that damage the liver.

Arthur L. Klatsky, M.D., and colleagues at the Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, Calif., analyzed data from 125,580 individuals (55,247 men and 70,333 women) who did not report liver disease when they had baseline examinations, between 1978 and 1985. Participants filled out a questionnaire to provide information about how much alcohol, coffee and tea they drank per day during the past year. Some of the individuals also had their blood tested for levels of certain liver enzymes; the enzymes are released into the bloodstream when the liver is diseased or damaged.

By the end of 2001, 330 participants had been diagnosed with cirrhosis, including 199 with alcoholic cirrhosis. For each cup of coffee they drank per day, participants were 22 percent less likely to develop alcoholic cirrhosis. Drinking coffee was also associated with a slight reduction in risk for other types of cirrhosis. Among those who had their blood drawn, liver enzyme levels were higher among individuals who drank more alcohol, indicating liver disease or damage; however, those who drank both alcohol and coffee had lower levels than those who drank alcohol but did not drink coffee, with the strongest link among the heaviest drinkers
'"/>




Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Coffee enhances memory
2. Coffee may help prevent cavities
3. The Effects Of Coffee
4. Staying Awake With Coffee
5. Consumption Of Coffee Found To Reduce Diabetes Risk
6. Avoid Coffee Before Undergoing PET/ CT scans
7. Drinking Coffee Might Have Another Benefit ...
8. More About The Coffee Bean Than Just A Heavenly Taste and Smell
9. Colas, Not Coffee, Linked To Hypertension In Women
10. Coffee In Pregnancy May Be Risky: Study
11. Coffee Reduces Risk of Breast Cancer in BRCA1 Mutation Carriers
Post Your Comments:
(Date:12/25/2014)... Recently, Dylan Queen, a famous online company supplying women’s ... discounted prom dresses, most of which are priced under ... company, the promotion is valid until Jan. 22, 2015; ... UK market. , The prom dresses in this new ... A-line strapless, empire strapless chiffon, one shoulder, floor-length, V-neck ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... BambooFlooringChina.com sells many bamboo products and the business ... company announces big discounts on its bamboo mats ... BambooFlooringChina.com is the world’s leader in bamboo flooring. According ... Jan. 20, 2015. , The bamboo mats are made ... thread. All the bamboo strips for the mats are ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Recently, LunaDress.co.uk has updated its blog to provide professional ... all of the models at LunaDress.co.uk come with big discounts, up ... wedding veil can turn out to be a most exciting memory ... can always bring surprise to a wedding. On the updated fashion ... choose veils for a big day . , Going out with ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... -- Overeating is common during the holidays, but there are ... says. "Don,t arrive at a party hungry. It may ... be attending a party, but deprivation leads to hunger, and ... Westchester Hospital in Mount Kisco, N.Y., said in a hospital ... day and even to have a snack before attending a ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... tries its best to translate the experience of dress ... introduced its new collection of 2015 prom dresses, and ... prom outfits are guaranteed to contain the perfect designs ... designed for 2015. Anyone who wants to buy ... before Jan. 26, 2015, the deadline of the promotion. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dylan Queen: Cheap Prom Dresses for the UK Market 2Health News:Various Styles of Bamboo Mats in Many Colors from BambooFlooringChina.com 2Health News:LunaDress Provides Professional Tips On Shopping Wedding And Prom Dresses 2Health News:Angelweddingdress 2015 Prom Dresses Online Now 2
... Dynavax Technologies,Corporation (Nasdaq: DVAX ) announced today ... present an overview of the,company at two investor conferences ... will present at the CIBC World Markets 18th Annual,Healthcare ... ET (5:35,a.m. PT). In addition, Ostrach will present at ...
... Inc. today,announced the initiation of a phase 1 ... treatment of hypertension. AR9281 is a "first-in-class,",orally-active inhibitor ... the treatment of hypertension. The trial will enroll ... the safety, tolerability,pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics for single ascending ...
... Nov. 1 Amira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced,completion of ... Amira,s,internally discovered oral drug candidate for the treatment ... also announced the start,of a Phase 1 trial ... targets the,same inflammatory response. AM103 and AM803 ...
... NAPLES, Fla., Nov. 1 MediaBrains Inc., a ... http://www.agingcare.com . The,website will focus on the needs ... for connecting caregivers with expert information,resources, products and ... Month. The caregiver market represents one of ...
... 1, Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPGY, TSX: SHQ) the,global ... Q3 2007 Financial Highlights - Product sales up 41% ... $608.7 million; - Net cash provided by operating activities ... growth now expected to be at least 30% (Q2 guidance: ...
... - An Innovative Approach to Preventing Kidney Damage during ... ... Systems Inc. (Amex: PLC ), a,company focused on innovative cardiac ... RenalGuard,System(TM) during Renal Week, the American Society of Nephrology,s 40th,Annual Meeting ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Dynavax to Present at CIBC World Markets and Acumen BioFin Rodman and Renshaw Healthcare Conferences 2Health News:Arete Therapeutics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial For AR9281 as a First-in-Class Antihypertensive Agent 2Health News:Arete Therapeutics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial For AR9281 as a First-in-Class Antihypertensive Agent 3Health News:Amira Pharmaceuticals Announces Favorable Phase 1 Clinical Trial Results for Lead Product Candidate AM103 and Initiates Clinical Studies for the 2nd Entry Molecule for the Treatment of Respiratory and Cardiovascular Disease 2Health News:Amira Pharmaceuticals Announces Favorable Phase 1 Clinical Trial Results for Lead Product Candidate AM103 and Initiates Clinical Studies for the 2nd Entry Molecule for the Treatment of Respiratory and Cardiovascular Disease 3Health News:Agingcare.com Launches to Meet Information and Networking Demands for Booming 34 Million Caregiver Market 2Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 2Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 3Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 4Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 5Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 6Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 7Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 8Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 9Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 10Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 11Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 12Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 13Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 14Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 15Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 16Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 17Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 18Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 19Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 20Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 21Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 22Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 23Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 24Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 25Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 26Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 27Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 28Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 29Health News:Further Upgrade to 2007 Financial Guidance Based on Strong Revenue Growth; VYVANSE Demand on Track 30
(Date:12/24/2014)... Dec. 24, 2014 Soligenix, Inc. (OTCQB: ... company developing products that address unmet medical needs ... announced today that on December 24, 2014 it ... The Company raised approximately $2.3 million in ... use the net proceeds from the offering to ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... LONDON , December 24, 2014 ... to grow at an average rate of 8.1%. The ... volume. Hip, knee and spine surgeries are the common ... economies they have a lower penetration. Increased number of ... of composites. Non-metallic orthopedic devices have gained popularity in ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... , December 24, 2014 ... on Global Disposable Syringe Industry of 178 ... online business intelligence library. The ... Syringe Industry is a professional and deep ...  For overview analysis, the report introduces Disposable ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Soligenix Announces Closing of Public Offering of Units 2Soligenix Announces Closing of Public Offering of Units 3Use of Composites in Orthopedic Industry to Reach $596 Million by 2020 2Use of Composites in Orthopedic Industry to Reach $596 Million by 2020 3World Disposable Syringe Market 2014 Report: China and Regional Analysis 2World Disposable Syringe Market 2014 Report: China and Regional Analysis 3World Disposable Syringe Market 2014 Report: China and Regional Analysis 4World Disposable Syringe Market 2014 Report: China and Regional Analysis 5
Both versions of the UltraSling II provide immobilization for rotator cuff repairs, capusular shifts, Bankhart repairs, glenohumeral dislocations/subluxation and soft tissue repairs/strains....
Unique V-lock strapping system prevents roll and shifting to provide secure shoulder immobilization...
... Bird and Cronin, Inc. ... of Patient Footwear, Orthopedic ... Care Products. Our products ... quality and available in ...
... Effective spinal bracing is a critical component ... surgical stabilization. The Aspen® Lumbosacral Bracing System™ ... provide a high degree of immobilization, unparalled ... patients . . . even if they ...
Medicine Products: