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Diabetes

28 November 2011

Moderate drinking tied to lower diabetes risk

Middle-aged women who consume large amounts of refined carbohydrates might offset their risk of type II diabetes by drinking a moderate amount of alcohol, a new study suggests.

Middle-aged women who consume large amounts of refined carbohydrates might offset their risk of type 2 diabetes by drinking a moderate amount of alcohol, a new study suggests.

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