How much coffee should you drink a day? Key trick to 'avoid downside' of too much caffeine
COFFEE is the first thing many of us reach for in the morning, but is it really safe to keep drinking as the day goes on? Here's how much coffee you should really be having each day to maintain a healthy diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Does Coffee Raise Cholesterol?
Title: Does Coffee Raise Cholesterol?Category: Health NewsCreated: 5/11/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/12/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cholesterol General)
Source: MedicineNet Cholesterol General - May 12, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Espresso Coffee Associated With Increased Total Cholesterol Espresso Coffee Associated With Increased Total Cholesterol
New observational data show that drinking espresso coffee is linked to higher total cholesterol levels, particularly in men. Boiled or plunger coffee was tied to higher cholesterol in both men and women.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - May 11, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Espresso Coffee Linked With Higher Cholesterol
New research suggests espresso coffee consumption is associated with higher total cholesterol levels, particularly in men. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - May 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coffee impacts cholesterol levels depending on your gender – study finds
CHOLESTEROL is a fatty substance the body needs in order to function properly. However, too much of a certain type can be detrimental to a person's health. The main influencer of cholesterol is often a person's diet. Scientists have recently discovered how one dietary accoutrement affects levels of cholesterol in men and women. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coffee affects cholesterol levels differently in men, women, study finds
The gender of the drinker, as well as the brewing method used, may be key to coffee's link with higher cholesterol, a risk factor for heart disease, a study published Tuesday found. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - May 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tim Kaine Refuses to Let Long COVID Be an Afterthought
When Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine came down with a “blizzard” of allergy-like symptoms in March 2020, he blamed the layer of pollen coating his car. “It was Washington, D.C., in late March,” he says. I thought, “‘Okay, well, this is hay fever gone wild.’” Only when his wife, Anne Holton, developed “textbook” COVID-19 symptoms did Kaine start to wonder if he might have the new virus, the subject of the massive economic assistance bill—the CARES Act—that he and other lawmakers were then working to pass. Testing at that time was hard to come by, even for Hill...
Source: TIME: Health - May 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature Source Type: news

Your Take-Out Coffee Cup May Shed Trillions of Plastic'Nanoparticles '
Title: Your Take-Out Coffee Cup May Shed Trillions of Plastic ' Nanoparticles 'Category: Health NewsCreated: 5/3/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/3/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - May 3, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Dr. Oz Wants To Be A Senator. Here ’s A Look Back At One Of His Failed Attempts To Do Science
This week, Columbia University finally cut its ties with Dr. Mehmet Oz, who is running for a seat in the U.S. Senate. Here's a look back at Oz's infamous, on-air green coffee bean experiment. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 2, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Steven Salzberg, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

Angelina Jolie Seen Grabbing Coffee and Signing Autographs in Attacked Ukrainian City
A Lviv local captured the moment on video, which she posted to Facebook: “Nothing special... Just Angelina Jolie... Ukraine is simply supported by the whole world.” #alviv #ukrainiancity #angelinajolie #signingautographs (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Feds: Starbucks engaged in unfair labor practices in Phoenix
PHOENIX — Federal labor officials have asked a judge to force Starbucks Corp. to reinstate three union activists at its Phoenix location, alleging that the coffee giant engaged in unfair labor... #feds #starbuckscorp #coffeegiant #usdistrictcourt #laborofficials #unionactivists (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Disposable coffee cups shed TRILLIONS of microscopic plastic particles into your drink
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology analysed single-use hot beverage cups coated with a soft flexible plastic film often used as a waterproof liner. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sri Lankan Economic Crisis Inflicted by Self-Serving Elite
By Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame SundaramSYDNEY and KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 19 2022 (IPS) Once deemed a basic human needs success story, Sri Lanka (SL) is now in its worst economic crisis since independence in 1948. Nonetheless, SL’s ‘moment of truth’ now offers lessons for other developing countries. China scapegoat SL has just defaulted on its foreign debt for the very first time. Attributing its current predicament to a Chinese ‘debt-trap’ is a new Cold War propaganda distraction – which we will undoubtedly hear much more of. Anis ChowdhuryIn this fable, SL is a country caught in a debt trap due to white elephan...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 19, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame Sundaram Tags: Asia-Pacific COVID-19 Economy & Trade Financial Crisis Headlines TerraViva United Nations Trade & Investment IPS UN Bureau Source Type: news

Why We Remember Music and Forget Everything Else
For many people, music feels like a part of our subconscious. It’s constantly playing in the background, whether we’re at a coffee shop, in the elevator, working from home, or even just walking down the street. Every year, Spotify tells us how many minutes we’ve spent listening to music. I spent 53,402 minutes in 2021—17 hours a week—which is far more time than I’ve spent doing most other things. In 2017, Nielsen estimated that Americans spend over 32 hours a week on average listening to music. It’s no surprise that we have such a strong memory for music and can easily recall lyric...
Source: TIME: Health - April 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Psychology Source Type: news

Doctor Reacts to Very Strange Addictions
(MedPage Today) -- In this video, Mikhail Varshavski, DO -- who goes by "Doctor Mike" on social media -- reacts to unique addictions. Following is a partial transcript of the video (note that errors are possible): Trina: I'm addicted to coffee... (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - April 14, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news