28 Aug '17, 7pm
Drink Coffee, Live Forever (Or At Least Reduce The Risk Of Dying Early)
One thing that I know to be unquestionably true about myself is that I’m going to live forever. I’m not sure how exactly but I know I’m never going to die, EVER , and that coffee is somehow is going to be some or all of the snake oil giving me life eternal. Turns out I may not be too far off, as a new study seems to show a link between coffee consumption and decreased risk of early death. A recent Telegraph article details the findings of an extensive Spanish study that involved 20,000 participants and took place over 10 years. According to the article, the participants were “between 25 and 60, with a median starting age of 37,” and were tracked for an average of 10 years, with some being followed up to 14 years. During the observation years, a total of 337 participants died, roughly 1 in 60. When studying the coffee consumption habits of the group, the researchers found t...