Drinking tea can lower the risk of diabetes – but only if you drink four or more cups a day

Drinking four or more cups of tea can lower the risk of middle-aged related diabetes Drinking one to three cups has little effectFour or more reduces risk 20%Four cups a day is British average PUBLISHED: 12:30 GMT, 4 June 2012 | UPDATED: 13:59 GMT, 4 June 2012 The British habit of tea-drinking can help lower the risk of Type 2 diabetes – but only if you drink four or more cups a day.