HFI Connect - Hepatitis

Caffeinated drinks associated with decreased risk of liver scarring

Modest daily consumption of caffeinated drinks is associated with less advanced liver scarring in people with hepatitis C, according to a recent study by Baylor College of Medicine researchers that appears online in the journal Clinical Gastroenterology and HepatologyClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology...the results showed that the risk of liver scarring in hepatitis C patients was decreased when individuals regularly consumed caffeinated coffee, and to a lesser extent tea and soda. Read more here: bit.ly/1HkPj2q