Relationship between drinking patterns and the risk of type 2 diabetes: the Kansai Healthcare Study.

@article{Sato2012RelationshipBD,
  title={Relationship between drinking patterns and the risk of type 2 diabetes: the Kansai Healthcare Study.},
  author={Kyoko Kogawa Sato and Tomoshige Hayashi and N. Harita and Hideo Koh and Isseki Maeda and Ginji Endo and Yoshiko Nakamura and Hiroshi Kambe and Chiharu Kiyotaki},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  year={2012},
  volume={66 6},
  pages={507-11}
}
BACKGROUND Moderate alcohol consumption is associated with a decreased risk of type 2 diabetes. However, the relationship between drinking patterns, such as the weekly frequency of alcohol consumption and the quantity per drinking day, and the incidence of type 2 diabetes has not been sufficiently addressed. METHODS Study participants included 10 631… CONTINUE READING