The association of alcohol consumption with metabolic syndrome and its individual components: the Taichung community health study.


Alcohol has both adverse and protective effects on the individual components of metabolic syndrome (MS). We hypothesize that alcohol consumption increases the risk of developing MS and that the consumption of different types of alcoholic beverages has different effects on the development of MS and its individual components. We enrolled 2358 men for this… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.nutres.2011.11.004

4 Figures and Tables


  • Presentations referencing similar topics