Sumary of Covid-19: Drinking Coffee And Eating Veggies May Help Protect Against Coronavirus: Study:
- A recent study, conducted by experts at Northwestern University in Illinois, found that drinking coffee may offer protection against Covid-19. Healthy vegetables also played a significant role in this study.
- Also Read: Turmeric Milk, Amchur, Among Government’s ‘General Measures’ To Boost Immunity Of Covid PatientsAs per the researchers, it is the first of its kind study using population data to examine the role diet in preventing COVID-19. For the study, researchers analysed data of 37,988 participants from the UK Biobank.
- Also Read: ‘Eat Jaggery Or Ghee With Roti’: Government Shares ‘Sample Meal Plan’ For Covid PatientsAccording to an official release, here’s what the researchers inferred from the study:1. One or more cups of coffee per day was associated with about a 10% decrease in risk of COVID-19 compared to less than one cup per day.
- “Coffee is a major source of caffeine, but there are also dozens of other compounds that may potentially underlie the protective associations we observed,” said senior author of the study Marilyn Cornelis, associate professor of preventive medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.