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Coffee consumption and cardiovascular health vodcast

This vodcast, which can be viewed here, has been produced by the Institute for Scientific Information on Coffee (ISIC) and discusses the latest scientific research on the relationship between coffee drinking and cardiovascular disease. Azmina Govindji, a UK registered dietitian, provides the following introduction: (Azmina Govindji) Hello and welcome, today I’m joined by Dr Esther […]

Coffee consumption and sports performance – Part 1

This is the first of three blog posts on the topic of coffee consumption and sports performance, concentrating on the effect of caffeine on aerobic and anaerobic exercise. Coffee and Health also houses current scientific information on a wide range of other coffee-related topics. Caffeine and performance in endurance (aerobic) exercise It has been shown […]

Coffee & Health updates type 2 diabetes topic with the latest research

The Institute for Scientific Information on Coffee (ISIC) has updated the type 2 diabetes topic on the Coffee & Health website. The following new studies are now included: A 2012 prospective study which found that, irrespective of the caffeine content, coffee intake was associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes. A 2011 Norwegian […]

Coffee consumption and stroke

Completing the topic on coffee consumption and neurodegenerative disorders, this blog covers an overview into research on coffee consumption and stroke. Further information on this topic can also be found on the Coffee and Health website. Coffee consumption and stroke Recent research shows that moderate coffee consumption may reduce the risk of stroke. A study […]

Coffee consumption and pregnancy Part 1

This is the first of two blog posts focusing on the topic of coffee consumption and pregnancy, concentrating on recommended coffee intake and fertility. Coffee and Health also houses further information on this topic as well as current scientific information on a wide range of coffee-related topics. Evidence for reducing coffee intake during pregnancy Current […]

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