Tag: Coffee

Koraput Coffee – A Brand Which Can Change Fate Of Tribals
Koraput Coffee – A Brand Which Can Change Fate Of Tribals

By next year, the State government has set a target to produce 150 metric tonne of coffee, and it plans to establish plantation in 1,000 hectares. The area of cultivation is slated to go up by and 5,000 hectares in next three years.

Drink Coffee To Cut Risk Of Digestive Disorders Like Pancreatitis & Gallstone

London: Drinking coffee may help reduce the risk of certain digestive disorders, including gallstone disease and pancreatitis, a new study has suggested. The study from the Institute for Scientific Information on Coffee (ISIC) also highlighted other beneficial effects that coffee consumption may have on the process of digestion, including supporting gut microflora and promoting gut […]

Coffee consumption linked to lower body fat in women

London:  This news may make coffee-lover men depressed a bit as new research has revealed that women who drink two or three cups of coffee a day have been found to have lower total body and abdominal fat than those who drink less. The study indicated that some compounds in coffee may have anti-obesity properties. […]

Deforestation for coffee production ups malaria risk

Sydney: Researchers, including one of an Indian-origin, have estimated that 20 per cent of the malaria risk in deforestation hot spots is driven by the international trade of exports including coffee, cocoa, palm oil, tobacco, beef and cotton. Previous studies have shown deforestation and rainforest disturbances can increase the transmission of malaria by creating conditions […]

DIY Hair Dye: How To Color Hair Using Coffee?

Grey hair is a big worry for young people. White hair after fifties is common and natural. But nowadays you find even teenagers and youngsters in their twenties getting grey hair. More often, they try to cover the grey hair with hair dyes made from chemicals that are extremely harmful to health. Some of the […]

Drinking Coffee Improves Sports Performance

London: Researchers have found that drinking coffee is associated with improving sports performance in both men and women. For the study, published in the journal Nutrients, the researchers from Coventry University in the UK picked 38 participants (19 men, 19 women) and found that drinking caffeinated coffee improves speed of cycling. According to the researchers, […]

Mini Coffee Curing Unit Inaugurated At Koraput

Koraput: To promote ‘Koraput Coffee’ in national and international market, a mini-coffee curing unit was inaugurated here, officials said on Thursday. The district administrations coffee development trust with financial assistance from the tribal development cooperative corporation (TDCC) and technical assistance from the Coffee Board has formed the brand ‘Koraput Coffee’. The effort will ensure that […]

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Drinking Coffee May Protect Against Gallstones

In a treat to coffee lovers, researchers have found that drinking coffee may help in reducing the risk of developing gallstones. “We have tested the hypothesis that high coffee intake causally protects against symptomatic gallstone disease,” said researchers from the University of Copenhagen in Denmark. According to the research published in the Journal of Internal […]

Over 3 cups of coffee per day may trigger migraine

New York: Coffee lovers, please take note. Drinking three or more servings of caffeinated beverages a day increases the risk of migraine. In a study published in the American Journal of Medicine, researchers evaluated the role of caffeinated beverages as a potential trigger of migraine. They found that, among patients who experience episodic migraine, one […]

Too much coffee during pregnancy bad for baby's liver: Study

New Delhi: Ladies, limit your tea or coffee intake if you’re expecting, as researchers have found that excess caffeine intake during pregnancy may impair baby’s liver development and increase the risk of liver disease in adulthood. In a study on rats, it was found that pregnant rats, which were given caffeine, had offspring with lower […]

Even 25 cups of coffee a day not bad for heart: Study

London: There is good news for those who like their cup of coffee every morning. Drinking coffee, even up to 25 cups a day, is not as bad for arteries and heart as previously thought, says a study. The researchers found that drinking coffee was not associated with stiffer arteries as previously thought. Arteries carry […]

Drinking coffee does improve bowel movement

San Diego: Drinking coffee keeps the bowels moving because it changes gut bacteria and improves ability of intestines to contract, find researchers. Researchers, feeding rats coffee and also mixing it with gut bacteria in petri dishes, found that coffee suppressed bacteria and increased muscle motility, regardless of caffeine content. “When rats were treated with coffee […]

Gazing at coffee reminders can arouse your brain

Toronto: Finding it hard to concentrate? Just looking at something that reminds us of coffee can cause our minds to become more alert and attentive, according to a new study. “Coffee is one of the most popular beverages and a lot is known about its physical effects,” said Sam Maglio, Associate Professor at the University […]

How microbes help make a perfect cup of coffee

London: Ever wondered what makes your coffee taste good? It’s the microbes, finds a study. The study showed that lactic acid bacteria which help in the longer fermentation of coffee beans results in better taste, contrary to conventional wisdom. “A cup of coffee is the final product of a complex chain of operations: farming, post-harvest […]

Coffee compounds can help combat Parkinson's: Study

New York: Combining two compounds found in coffee can act as therapeutic against Parkinson’s disease and Lewy body dementia — the two progressive and currently incurable diseases associated with brain degeneration, say researchers. The study, led by a team from the Rutgers University, found that caffeine, which traditionally has been credited as coffee’s special protective […]