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Coffee Health Benefits

10 Surprising Things You Didn't Know About Caffeine

Everyday Health | Erin Schumaker | Posted 04.28.2016 | Healthy Living

Is it the eye-opening benefits of caffeine, or coffee’s rich flavor and aroma that we crave so passionately? It’s likely the combination of its as...

Drinking Coffee Tied To Lower Risk Of Death

Reuters | Erin Schumaker | Posted 12.21.2015 | Healthy Living

(Reuters Health) - In a 10-year U.S. study, people who drank coffee regularly were less likely to die of many causes, including heart disease and diab...

A Science-Backed Reason To Reach For That 4th Cup Of Coffee

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 08.21.2015 | Healthy Living

If you're one of the 93,000 men and women who were diagnosed with colon cancer this year, keep those coffee refills coming. A breakthrough study from...

This Is Your Body On Coffee

Prevention | Posted 07.16.2016 | Healthy Living

Great news, coffee lovers! Coffee is good for so many things -- not just your mornings.

Great News! Coffee Is Probably Not Bad For You

Science of Us | Posted 07.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Science of Us

By Melissa Dahl Every so often, a bleary-eyed friend tells me they've quit coffee. My response to this is always the same: Why? Because my long-hel...

What Coffee Could Do for Your Heart Health

dailyRx News | Posted 07.14.2016 | Healthy Living
dailyRx News

That morning cuppa is a must-have for many people. And now it looks like java fans may have a healthy reason to pour another cup.

Why Does Coffee Make You Poop?

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 03.02.2016 | Healthy Living

We all know the feeling: Shortly after that latté, nature calls. But does coffee really make you poop? We’ve all been told that coffee -- specif...

3 To 5 Cups Of Coffee A Day May Lower Heart Attack Risk

Posted 03.03.2015 | Healthy Living

By: Tanya Lewis Published: 03/02/2015 07:09 PM EST on LiveScience Good news for people who drink coffee every day: Consuming a moderate amount o...

Why Coffee Is Good For Many Hispanics' Health

VOXXI | Hope Gillette | Posted 07.09.2014 | Latino Voices

Are you a Hispanic? Do you like coffee? Well good news, your fondness for that “cup of joe” can be showing you liver some love. Drinking 2 or m...

11 Reasons You Should Drink Coffee Every Day

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | Posted 11.09.2015 | Taste

There really can't be any adult in this great big world that has never tried coffee. It's consumed everywhere, and judging by the amount of Starbucks ...

A Myriad of Benefits Brewing?

Gerard E. Mullin, M.D. | Posted 11.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Gerard E. Mullin, M.D.

Coffee, especially caffeinated coffee, may provide a myriad of health benefits, but the jury is still out. Drinking coffee in moderation is safe, but don't be fooled by sweetened beverages with coffee flavor. It's the coffee bean, not the cream and sugar, that may be good for you!

Another Reason Drinking Coffee Benefits Your Health

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 07.26.2013 | Healthy Living

Keep drinking your morning cup of joe, coffee drinkers. Aside from a jolt of energy, caffeinated coffee may lower the suicide risk in men and women by...

Coffee Can Help You Live Longer

Manoj Jain, MD MPH | Posted 06.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Manoj Jain, MD MPH

If you drink coffee, I have some bad news and some good news. The bad news is that the more cups of coffee you drink, the higher your risk of dying early. The good news is that if you "risk adjust," then the more cups of coffee you drink, the lower your risk of dying early. Let me explain.

9 Amazing Benefits Of Coffee

Kristin Kirkpatrick, M.S., R.D., L.D. | Posted 06.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Kristin Kirkpatrick, M.S., R.D., L.D.

Due to its worldwide popularity, coffee is probably the greatest source of antioxidants in the global diet. And while having lots of it isn't recommended for everyone, for some of us, it may just be the superfood of the century. Here are nine reasons to start the day with this healing drink.

The Two Beverages That Could Significantly Lower Your Risk Of Stroke

Huff/Post50 | Rebecca Klein | Posted 03.15.2013 | Fifty

Your morning cups of coffee and green tea may do more than just give you an extra kick of energy -– they may also lower your risk of stroke. A r...

The Pleasure and Pain of Coffee: How Confusing Can It Get?

Roxana Shaw | Posted 02.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Roxana Shaw

Confession: I am enamored with coffee. In fact, I adore coffee so much that I coerced my coffee-virgin husband to "just give a Starbucks mocha a try," and now he's hooked, as in love with coffee as I am. Does that mean I created a drug addict? This is where all the confusion comes in.

9 Essential Health Facts About Caffeine

Posted 11.15.2012 | Healthy Living

By Wyatt Myers Medically reviewed by Cynthia Haines, M.D. As any habitutal coffee drinker knows, caffeine is a stimulant and a drug. Consume too m...

Debate: Is Coffee Good Or Bad For Your Health?

Posted 09.20.2012 | Healthy Living

It's been linked to decreased risk of skin and prostate cancers. It might lower depression risk in women. It could protect you from Type 2 diabetes. I...

Why Coffee Is Good For You

Dr. Patricia Fitzgerald | Posted 09.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Patricia Fitzgerald

The benefits of coffee can extend beyond what the studies show, to the psychological, societal and cultural benefits of the world's most popular beverage.

The New Elixir: A Cup of Joe

Paul Spector, M.D. | Posted 10.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Paul Spector, M.D.

The world's most widely used pick-me-up reduces your risk of neurodegeneration, depression, cancer and cardiovascular disease, and that's just the beginning of the story. Yes, I'm talking about that legal, over-the-counter beverage now available every other block.

Catherine Pearson

How That Caffeine Habit Could Help Your Heart | Catherine Pearson | Posted 06.26.2012 | Healthy Living

Drinking one to two cups of coffee a day may lower the risk of heart failure, according to reviewers analyzing recent research. When they looked at...

Does a Coffee a Day Keep the Doctor Away?

Michael Greger, M.D. | Posted 07.18.2012 | Home
Michael Greger, M.D.

Yesterday was a good morning to wake up and smell the coffee. A new study found drinking coffee was associated with living longer in both men and women.

4 More Reasons To Enjoy That Coffee

Posted 05.15.2012 | Fifty

That daily cup of Joe may not just be a lifesaver when it comes to your groggy morning commute. CBS Healthwatch takes a look at the numerous health be...

Catherine Pearson

A Cup A Day Could Keep World's Most Common Cancer At Bay | Catherine Pearson | Posted 12.24.2011 | Healthy Living

First it was cutting the risk of depression, now skin cancer -- when it comes to the health benefits of coffee, the good news keeps rolling in. New...

News at 11: Coffee Drinking Study May Be Flawed

Nancy Deville | Posted 10.22.2011 | Healthy Living
Nancy Deville

A study on 50,000 men demonstrated that six cups of coffee a day (basically a pot) reduces the risk of prostate cancer. I was not so bowled over.