AHA News: Neurologist Wakes Up in the Hospital Where She Works – As a Stroke Survivor
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 8, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- Dr. Dipika Aggarwal sat in a Kansas City, Kansas, diner on a Tuesday afternoon two years ago sipping coffee and enjoying a mushroom omelet and toast. Only a month before, the neurologist... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 8, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Hours before takeoff, Covid canceled our trip to France
Five hours before my flight out of Raleigh-Durham International Airport, I sipped coffee and skimmed the news on my phone. Across the den, my wife, Caroline, did the same with our corgis draped across the sofa. “My results are in,” she said, and I nodded, unconcerned. For months, we’d planned a trip to Paris and the D-Day beaches, which I’ve never seen. The cruelty of the pandemic has reminded us that life is short, and I wanted to visit Normandy while I’m still healthy enough to walk… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - September 7, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Dane Huffman Source Type: news

Why Does Coffee Sometimes Make Me Tired?
Lethargy, blood sugar and dehydration explain in part the paradoxical effects of coffee on our energy levels. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Wudan Yan Tags: Content Type: Service Caffeine Sleep Coffee Source Type: news

Coffee break has no impact on laparoscopic skills: a randomized double-blinded placebo-controlled parallel-group trial - Gerdes C, Bergh äuser AM, Hipp J, Bäumlein M, Hinrichs S, Thomassen JC, Hoffmann S, Gerdes B.
BACKGROUND: Coffee is a widely consumed beverage. Surgeons often drink coffee before performing surgery. Caffeine intake leads to tremor which might have a negative effect on surgeons' fine motor skills. METHODS: A double-blinded parallel-group tri... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Daily Coffee Protects Against Heart Disease, Stroke
Title: Daily Coffee Protects Against Heart Disease, StrokeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/30/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/31/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - August 31, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Heart disease: The popular drink that can lower your risk of the condition
ACCORDING to statistics by the British Coffee Association, Britons drink approximately 95 million cups of coffee per day. Contrary to the belief that tea is the favoured hot beverage of the UK, the coffee industry also creates over 210,000 jobs here and the industry is only growing. The UK's caffeine addiction is not just beneficial for the economy, as a new study suggests coffee also has impressive health benefits. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Daily Coffee May Protect the Heart
MONDAY, Aug. 30, 2021 -- The latest buzz on coffee? It may be good for your heart, a new, large study suggests. Drinking light to moderate amounts -- up to three cups a day -- may lower the risk of stroke, fatal heart disease and all-cause death,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 30, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Tanzania: New Plan for Farmers to Access Health Insurance
[Daily News] The Kilimanjaro Co-operative Bank Limited (KCBL) has partnered with the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF), CRDB Bank Limited and the Tanzania Coffee Board (TCB) to facilitate coffee farmers to acquire health insurance cover in the region. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Vietnam lockdown adds to global coffee supply concerns
Wholesale coffee prices have risen by 50% this year as supplies have been hit around the world. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low-to-Moderate Coffee Intake in Midlife Tied to Heart Benefits Low-to-Moderate Coffee Intake in Midlife Tied to Heart Benefits
A new study found no adverse effects of coffee consumption on cardiovascular health and a possible benefit, based on cardiac MRI findings and stroke and mortality outcomes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - August 28, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

How this scientist's innovation could help fix the stray animal problem
Leta Nutt has four male Pomeranians, all from the same litter: Bear, Chewy, Carbon, and Ash. And each morning, as she wakes up, has coffee with her husband, and receives hugs and kisses from her dogs — or “fluffy babies,” as she calls them — Nutt is reminded why she’s undertaken such a challenging professional task: helping solve a rampant, worldwide stray animal issue. “I’ m just a dog mom who happens to be a scientist,” Nutt said. “And I wanted to fix this problem.” She… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 17, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John Klyce Source Type: news

How this scientist's innovation could help fix the stray animal problem
Leta Nutt has four male Pomeranians, all from the same litter: Bear, Chewy, Carbon, and Ash. And each morning, as she wakes up, has coffee with her husband, and receives hugs and kisses from her dogs — or “fluffy babies,” as she calls them — Nutt is reminded why she’s undertaken such a challenging professional task: helping solve a rampant, worldwide stray animal issue. “I’ m just a dog mom who happens to be a scientist,” Nutt said. “And I wanted to fix this problem.” She… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 17, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: John Klyce Source Type: news

AHA News: Customized Drinks Have Gone Viral – And May Be a Recipe for Disaster
MONDAY, Aug. 16, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- When TikTok trendsetters went viral sharing their off-the-menu, customized drink recipes to try at the coffee shop, each one more over the top than the last, baristas took to social media... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 16, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

I ’m a Health Writer Who Covers the Olympics. Here’s What I Thought of the Tokyo Games Bubble
Over the past 18 months, I’ve written about the devastating impact of COVID-19 on hospitals, health care workers and families across the world. I’ve chronicled the efforts of drugmakers racing to formulate new treatments and vaccines to battle SARS-CoV-2. And I’ve tracked the ups and downs of public health policy that’s trying to keep up with a virus that makes it hard to develop clear rules on masking, social distancing and more. When well-intentioned mitigation measures are pitted against a wily virus, who wins? What would happen when tens of thousands of journalists, athletes and their support st...
Source: TIME: Health - August 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park/Tokyo Tags: Uncategorized olympics Tokyo Olympics Source Type: news

Coffee protects against liver cancer while alcohol is linked with numerous cancers
Alcohol consumption is a major risk factor for several cancers including head & neck (mouth, pharynx, larynx), oesophageal and bowel cancer - as well as the more widely known links to breast and liver cancer - according to a new study funded by World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF)(1), and published this week in Nature Communications. The study also found increased coffee consumption was associated with a lower risk of developing liver cancer and basal cell carcinoma of the skin. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - August 4, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news