Coffee may delay onset of Alzheimer’s

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Coffee is no longer the nutritional bad guy it used to be. There’s scientific talk that it might reduce the risk of diabetes; possibly also endometrial cancer.  Apparently it can reduce the damage associated with a fatty liver, but the good news this week is that moderate coffee intake can significantly slow the onset of [...]

Double Espresso or the Hospital Trolley?

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Perhaps it’s something you’ve noticed. Coffee makes you “go”.  Some say yes, some say no. Actually, in this instance we’re referring to the effect of a good, strong coffee after abdominal surgery.  The British Journal of Surgery has just published Swiss research indicating that drinking coffee will get you “going” again after bowel surgery faster [...]