December 16, 2005

Coffee good!

A while back I posted something about how decaf coffee is bad for you. Now we have positive confirmation that regular coffee is actually a health food.

US News vis digg:

Every passing week brings news for latte lovers, and the latest on coffee is the best buzz yet. It turns out that a cup of joe--or a carafe--may chase away the blues; turn you into a better athlete; and protect against diabetes, Parkinson's disease, gallstones, and some cancers. Last week's headline: Researchers at the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases found that a two-cup-a-day habit can dramatically cut the risk of chronic liver disease in those at greatest risk. "If its benefits continue to mount, coffee may come to be viewed as a health food,"...
Posted by jackhodgson at December 16, 2005 11:19 AM