Posts Tagged ‘coffee’

How coffee could be your liver's savior

How coffee could be your liver’s savior: Drink shown to protect against a host of deadly diseases Drink may protect against certain cancers that affect the womb and liver World Health Organisation says no link between coffee and bladder cancer New research concludes that coffee protects against fatty liver disease, liver fibrosis and liver cirrhosis…

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Cold Coffee Drinks Your Liver Will Love

Cold Coffee Drinks Your Liver Will Love Nicole Cutler L.Ac. June 25th, 2013 This summer, learn which iced coffee beverages from two popular national chains actually aid liver health – and which ones could possibly do harm. Cold Coffee Drinks Your Liver Will Love Over the past few years, several media outlets have announced that…

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More on Coffee

More on Coffee Wow, that is so interesting! I used to be a coffee fiend, drinking coffee very morning but 2-3 years ago, for some reason I stopped. I started drinking water in the morning thinking it was better for me.I hear so much about research into the benefits of coffee drinking. The USA is…

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Is Coffee a Wise Adjunct to Hepatitis C Therapy?

Is Coffee a Wise Adjunct to Hepatitis C Therapy? March 9, 2011 In the debate over coffee’s effect on health, coffee lovers who are undergoing treatment for Hepatitis C have just scored a victory. by Nicole Cutler, L.Ac. As one of the world’s most common beverages, coffee has a long list of devotees. Even with…

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Heavy Coffee Consumption Linked to Better Hep C Treatment Response

Coffee Linked to Better Hep C Response Patients with advanced hepatitis C virus–related liver disease who drank three or more cups of coffee per day were three times more likely to respond to therapy with peginterferon alfa-2a plus ribavirin at four time points than were patients who didn’t drink coffee, Neal David Freedman, Ph.D., and…

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Coffee’s Liver Benefits

Coffee’s Liver Benefits The healthcare community has done its fair share of investigating the effects of drinking coffee, and a subsequent array of health warnings and encouragements have been issued regarding its regular consumption. Since the liver processes all that we ingest, people living with liver disease, including hepatitis, must be extra vigilant in watching…

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Coffee Slows Progression of Liver Disease

Coffee Slows Progression of Liver Disease People living with chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and advanced liver disease who drink three or more cups of coffee per day have a 53 percent lower risk of liver disease progression than non-coffee drinkers, according to a new study published in the November issue of Hepatology. According…

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Caffeine Consumption Associated With Less Severe Liver Fibrosis

Caffeine Consumption ScienceDaily (Jan. 6, 2010) — Researchers from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) determined that patients with chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) who consumed more than 308 mg of caffeine daily had milder liver fibrosis. The daily amount of caffeine intake found to be beneficial is equivalent to…

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