Saturday, 9 July 2011
Drinking Coffee Reduces Breast Cancer
Recently, the study points to five cups of coffee a day reduces the risk of breast cancer over the age of 50 years. The researchers found that people who drink coffee are often able to reduce the possibility of malignant tumors by 20 percent.
Even in the reduction of diseases known as negative ER, and the risk in coffee drinkers by 50 percent compared with that instead. The researchers say even now that they are still not sure of the reason coffee is very useful to reduce the risk of cancer.
But why, considering that there ever will study the same thing before, and can be estimated because the coffee is rich in antioxidants.
In this study, a team from the Karolinska Institute in Sweden, see the note on almost 5000 women over the age of 50 years. Found that half of breast cancer.
Then they saw the pattern of coffee consumption of these women. It can be concluded that women who drank more than five cups of coffee a day reduces the risk of breast cancer about 20 percent.
After studying more about the types of cancer, it is known that this type of coffee drinkers, negative ER, about 57 percent reduction in risk. This type of cancer is very rare and difficult to treat.
Each year 45,000 women diagnosed with breast cancer and who is expected to a third death from breast cancer.