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Friday, March 31, 2017

Researchers Discover That Drinking Coffee Helps You Live Longer

Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have discovered another big benefit to drinking coffee. It seems the more coffee one drinks, the longer it will take for you to grow old. Drinking coffee helps you live longer.

Drink coffee and live longer

Chronic inflammation is a health problem experienced by people as they grow older. Stanford University School of Medicine researchers have found that drinking coffee may help protect older people against inflammation. Chronic inflammation is at the root of many serious health conditions, including diabetes, hypertension, joint problems, Alzheimer’s and many types of cancer. Caffeine stops the genes which are responsible for inflammation.

5 cups a day keeps the doctor away

Researchers found that people who drank five cups of coffee daily had extremely low levels of activity in the gene pathways. In other words, the caffeine interferes with the path that leads to inflammation. Thus, inflammation is greatly reduced, and so is the aging process. As researcher Mark Davis stated, What we’ve shown is a correlation between caffeine consumption and longevity."

So, can drinking coffee help you live longer? It seems so, according to researchers. Bottoms up!

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