Healthy Living

Moderate Drinking May Help Lower the Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Other advisories

“Any suggestion about how to drink and how much to drink must not be inferred from this study,” she says, “or any study investigating relations between alcohol and a single outcome such as diabetes.” Alcohol affects almost every organ system in the body, Tolstrup says. She suggested that people stick to existing guidelines for moderate drinking, and doesn’t advise present abstainers to start drinking for health reasons.