30 Jan '15, 6pm

Coffee Science Update: Mysterious Mists, Space Demitasses, and More!

Coffee Science Update: Mysterious Mists, Space Demitasses, and More!

The researcher found, presumably while trying to discover what gives baristas their heavenly glow, that people who drank four or more cups of coffee a day had a 20 percent lower risk of developing malignant melanoma than those who drank less coffee. Using survey data from a NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study, the researchers analyzed eating habits and coffee consumption for nearly 450,000 participants. After adjusting for factors relevant to skin cancer rates, like UV radiation exposure, body mass index, age, gender, physical activity, alcohol consumption, and smoking history, they found that the protective effects of caffeinated coffee increased as the amount of consumption increased; decaf was not shown to have the same healthful benefits. Further research is required before any definitive stance is taken, but right now it looks like, for the sake of your health, you should ...

Full article: http://sprudge.com/coffee-science-update-mysterious-mists...

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