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Name: Joyce Miller
Date registered: April 3, 2012
URL: http://www.aahs.org

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  1. In the news: Coffee drinking and mortality in 10 European countries; Association of coffee consumption with total and cause-specific mortality among Nonwhite populations; and Association of coffee drinking with total and cause-specific mortality — July 12, 2017
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In the news: Coffee drinking and mortality in 10 European countries; Association of coffee consumption with total and cause-specific mortality among Nonwhite populations; and Association of coffee drinking with total and cause-specific mortality

by jmiller on July 12, 2017

“Coffee consumption was inversely associated with total and cause-specific mortality.  Higher consumption of coffee was associated with lower risk for death in African Americans, Japanese Americans, Latinos and whites.  Bottom line:  “Although drinking coffee cannot be recommended as being good for your health on the basis of these kinds of studies, the studies do suggest that for many people, no long-term harm will result from drinking coffee.”  Two of these studies are from the most recent posting in Ann Intern Med, and one from NEJM.  Click here to read full-text.