Who knew drinking coffee could be so much fun. Found this video stacked up in our YouTube account collecting time alone and no hits. I thought it worthy of a dust-off. This is one college student’s method of making a Michigan coffee. It combines some witty commercial outtakes. Smile!
We also outline some of the benefits of drinking coffee to support a healthy lifestyle.
Benefits of Drinking Michigan Coffee
The potential health benefits of drinking coffee include:
It could help you lose weight. Caffeine is found in almost every over the counter fat-burning supplements. It’s one of the few natural substances shown to aid in burning fat.
May lower risk of Type 2 diabetes. Studies reported that those who drink the most coffee have a 23–50% lower risk of getting this disease.
Coffee may reduce risk of colorectal cancer. Moderate consumption of coffee may reduce the odds of developing colorectal cancer by 26%.
Drinking coffee may lower risk of Alzheimer’s disease. The European Journal of Neurology posted a study noting that they isolated the compounds in roasted coffee that may be responsible for preventing the build-up of the brain plaque believed to cause the disease.
May prevent cirrhosis of the liver. A study conducted in November 2015 study in Circulation found that drinking coffee with an 8% to 15% reduction in the risk of death. The more coffee you drank the larger the reduction.
Coffee may reduce the risk of Parkinson’s Disease. This disease slowly develops over time. Symptoms include tremors, slow movements, speech problems, and other health problems. A 2007 study published in Movement Disorders found drinking coffee every day translated into a lower risk of developing the disease than non-drinkers.
Be part of a healthy diet and lifestyle. A Harvard University coffee article reported that the US Department of Health and Human Services and the US Department of Agriculture declared that “moderate coffee consumption (three to five cups per day) can be incorporated into a healthy dietary pattern…”
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