Coffee and green tea may lower death risk for some adults

Tea and coffee have known health benefits, but now we know they can work together.


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  • A new study finds drinking large amounts of coffee and tea lowers the risk of death in some adults by nearly two thirds.
  • This is the first study to suggest the known benefits of these drinks are additive.
  • The findings are great, but only directly apply to certain people.
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What your morning coffee really does to your brain

Your morning coffee is good for you - if you drink it at the right time.

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  • Caffeine, the main stimulant found in coffee, works on a chemical level to give you energy by replacing the biochemical adenosine, which makes you tired.
  • There are many health benefits to caffeine, such as a boost in metabolism and an increase in physical performance/muscle strength.
  • To get the most positive impacts of your daily caffeine intake, drink coffee between 10 in the morning and 12 noon or between 2 in the afternoon and 5 in the evening.
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Just how many cups of coffee is it safe to drink a day?

Our favorite over-the-counter medication has its limits.

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  • A study of hundreds of thousands of people finds the upper safe limit for coffee consumption.
  • Too much coffee puts drinkers at an increased cardiovascular risk.
  • Say no to that seventh cup.
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Study: hot coffee is better for you than cold brew

The long-raging debate over hot coffee versus iced coffee may soon be settled with this news.

  • Hot coffee is found to have high-levels of antioxidants, unlike cold brew.
  • Coffee consumption means a decreased risk of liver disease, amongst others.
  • Why this is remains somewhat unclear, but the data is piling up.
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Scientists Discover Why Your Brain Can't Block Out Unwanted Thoughts

A new study explains why some people seem to be better than others at ridding their minds of intrusive thoughts.

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