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For many people, taking one or two cups of coffee in the morning is a way to "wake up the brain." It is usually believed that by avoiding drinking it in the afternoon, the person is not at risk of suffering from insomnia. A study carried out in the University of Seoul makes us rethink this whole concept. The scientists surveyed 162 elderly...
In 1974 Erna Knutsen coined the term "specialty coffee" a novel term that implied special characteristics and that are still used today. If you are already clear about what a specialty coffee is and why it is called that, you may be interested to know to whom we owe the use of this term. Meet the ambassador of specialty coffee, Erna...
One study found that coffee consumption, can be an essential factor in postponing death. The consumption of coffee always generated doubts: is it harmful to health? In response, a study published in the medical journal JAMA shed light on this question and not only ruled out that the bitter drink causes health problems but, on the contrary,...
The coffee has positive effects on teamwork. Coffee facilitates interaction between colleagues and good teamwork, according to a new study published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology and whose results were collected by the MedicalXpress website. The researchers found that the participants in the study had more positive opinions about the...
The caffeine in your coffee really dehydrates you? There is a lot of confusion and debate about whether coffee and caffeine cause dehydration or not. There are not many studies about it. One of those commonly cited in the research dates from 1928 and only took into account 3 participants who were analyzed for 2 consecutive years, alternating...
DECAFFEINATED COFFEE ... WITH WATER. Decaffeinated coffee is processed with the aim of reducing the amount of caffeine in the coffee composition. During the decaffeination process, the percentage of caffeine is reduced, but it is never eliminated completely, however its maximum content does not exceed 0.100. There are different methods to...
Reusing coffee beans for the new eco-bio trend in the coffee business A British startup called bio-bean has created a system to use the waste of ground coffee bean that no longer want hundreds of stores in London and reuse them to create a type of alternative fuel for buses in the English capital. At the moment, according to CNN, the company...
The three reasons why you should not drink coffee fasting Many of us believe that taking our dose of caffeine when waking up on an empty stomach is a must in order to get up early in the morning. However, this custom seems to be of no benefit to our health, according to a recent publication of the Insider portal. Below, we present the three...
Scientists reveal what diseases coffee can save you The report of the American Heart Association published on Monday indicates that coffee consumption can help reduce the risk of developing heart failure or having a stroke. This effect has been demonstrated by a preliminary study presented at the scientific session of this year's...
More than two hours of trail must be traveled in a van to reach La Secreta (Magdalena), a path that was destroyed by the paramilitaries, which is now flourishing thanks to an associative project to export coffee to countries such as the United States and Japan. This recondite path in the north of the country, located on the imposing mountains...