Are you coffee lover and besides drinking you love to drink this black pleasure? We have good news for you! You can use coffee to get rid of the negative effects from the alcohol. We all know about the negative effects of alcohol in our body and yet many of us still abuse it by consuming more than we should.
This is why a lot of people acquire diseases, including liver cirrhosis. But here is something coffee lovers will appreciate more about their favorite beverage.
A new study from the United Kingdom says that liver damage caused by alcohol may be reversed by drinking two cups of coffee every day.
- The Study Finds Connection between Liver Health and Coffee –
According to a UK study, which analyzed data from almost 10 studies that had more than 430,000 participants, it was discovered that two more cups of coffee daily can lead to 44% less risk for liver cirrhosis. This is indeed good news for those whose favorite pick-me-up drink is coffee. Millions of people around the world die every year from this disease, which is caused by excessive alcohol intake, along with others such as:
- Fatty liver disease (often lined to diabetes and obesity)
- Immune disease
- Hepatitis infections
Cirrhosis is serious health condition and patients with cirrhosis have their life in danger because it is potentially fatal. What’s more, and unfortunately bad news the liver disease still does not have a cure.
But Dr. Oliver Kennedy, professor at Southampton University who is also the lead author of the study, has come up to interesting facts about coffee. According to him consuming coffee has an important role in decreasing the risk of developing cirrhosis. Coffee is insanely, cheap, and most people can tolerate this beverage. It is also well-loved by many, so it becomes easier to fight cirrhosis.
Cirrhosis and the Coffee Study
The research was made on almost 2000 people with cirrhosis. As usual they were divided in two groups.
- One cup of coffee every day can lead to 22% less risk for cirrhosis.
- Two cups can give you 43% lower risk.
- Three cups give 57% decreased risk.
- Finally, four cups were translated to 65% lower risk for the disease.
As it turns out drinking coffee can cure far more than just your regular hangover
The effects were all compared to people who did not drink coffee. Although this is really good news, there are some things to be considered first, including:
- Beans Used
- Brewing technique used
- Lifestyle of the drinker
Something else that should be mentioned is the process of coffee preparation. According to the study is better to be used filter coffee then boiled coffee. The filter coffee has the benefit of fighting liver cirrhosis.
Still there are many subjects to be revealed and lots of questions to be answered but still these are good news for the coffee lovers who enjoy drinking alcohol a little bit more.