Cut Diabetes Risk: Drink Tea

Countries that drink black tea less likely to get diabetes

By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff

Posted Nov 8, 2012 12:15 PM CST

(Newser) – Care for a spot of type 2 diabetes, luv? No? Then you might want to consider forming a tea habit. A new study analyzing data from 50 countries has concluded that the countries that drank the most black tea also had the lowest type 2 diabetes rates, and lower obesity levels to boot, the Daily Mail reports. The study is consistent with previous findings suggesting such a link, a spokesman for the British Medical Journal said, and hence provides "valuable additional scientific information at the global level."

Researchers have found yet another way tea is good for you.   (Shutterstock)
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