Tag Archives: coffee

Two Unexpected Reasons Coffee Drinkers Should Rejoice

You might already feel pretty happy about your two-mug-a-day coffee habit — the well-known benefits of regularly drinking a cup of Joe include protection against Parkinson’s disease, Type 2 diabetes and liver disease. There is also evidence that caffeine is…

Food

The Creamy New Drink That’s Delicious and Calorie-Free

The next time you feel thirsty and ask what’s on draft, the answer could be coffee. That’s because more and more baristas across Michigan are beginning to sell coffee “on nitro,” meaning it’s served out of a tap and carbonated…

Food

Cancer prevention tip: Drink up!

This blog post is part of #HealthyMe, a personalized web experience based on your health and wellness goals. To sign up today, visit http://www.ahealthiermichigan.org/healthyme   We’ve discussed healthy food options that lower cancer risk, but did you know certain drinks also have disease-fighting properties?  Research…

Cancer Awareness

 

Water Street Coffee Joint roasts Kalamazoo

Before August, I knew there were some good things happening in Kalamazoo’s foodie scene but little did I realize just how much was happening. Then I had the pleasure of participating in a two-day farm and foodie tour of the…

Can a cup of coffee a day keep prostate cancer away?

Is that morning cup-a-joe providing protection against prostate cancer? New research out of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle says it’s a possibility that shouldn’t be overlooked. Although researchers say coffee isn’t a cure for prostate cancer, a…

Cancer Awareness

How to cut down on coffee in the office

Do you start your mornings (and your workday) with a cup or two of coffee? Join the crowd. About 83% of U.S. adults drink coffee, which makes us the world’s No. 1 consumer of this popular beverage.  Some 60% of…

Wellness at Work

 

Simpatico Coffee puts the ‘nice’ in coffee

If you’re anything like me, a day doesn’t officially start until you’ve started drinking the first cup of coffee of the day. There’s nothing comparable to the aroma of fresh coffee and the sound of a full brew. Studies show…

Food

Winter spices for coffee drinkers

On the obsessed side of “self-proclaimed coffee addict,” I’m always on the look out for new concoctions, and dedicate an entire Pinterest board to my love of the warm, caffeine juice.  My favorite time of the year is when Starbucks…

Food

Could caffeine be part of a healthy lifestyle?

If you enjoy coffee, tea or even dark chocolate, you are probably used to having caffeine coursing through your veins on a daily basis.  While that was once considered to be detrimental to your health, a recent spate of news…