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Coffee roasting releases creosote, pymdine, tars, and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons which cause cancer|
Caffeine is bad
increased risks of Parkinson's disease
Cortisol levels are raised which in turn results in constriction of the blood vessels, harder pumping of the heart and higher blood pressure.
increased heart beat and stress
increased risk of stroke
Associated with low birth weight, birth defects, miscarriages, premature birth, inability to conceive, and sluggish sperm.
interferes with adenosine, a brain chemical that normally has a calming effect.
sleep and anxiety disorders
The liver in fetuses and newborns cannot metabolize caffeine, so it remains in the body stimulating the nervous system resulting in mental duress and other ill-effects
Many of the chemicals in coffee and decaf too irritate the stomach lining causing an increase of stomach acid leading to ulcers and other digestive disorders
Is known to cause adrenal exhaustion and body fatigue.
Coffee, including decaf, has high amounts of vitamin K, which affects coagulation of the blood, making it extremely bad for any and all people at risk of heart attack, stroke and blood clots
causes problems with blood sugar control after meals for type 2 diabetics
Coffee excites more rapid peristaltic movements of the intestines resulting in shorted transit times and less absorption of nutrients, resulting in poorer overall health
Coffee hampers the absorption of essential minerals and vitamins such as magnesium, zinc, iron, potassium, and B's, leading to a malnutrition and other poor health conditions
Coffee contributes to caries in the teeth, and discolors them to brown or black
Coffee stimulates more frequent urination and subsequent loss of various vitamins and minerals such as B, C, calcium, iron and zinc leading to malnutrition and other poor health conditions
Caffeine aggravates osteoporosis by leaching calcium from the bones.
Caffeine increases intraocular pressure in persons with glaucoma.
Coffee interferes with proper levels of homocysteine and cholesterol by inhibiting vitamins folate, B12 or B6., leading to a variety of serious health problems
Coffee is one of most heavily pesticide sprayed crops, it receives more thick coverage with chemical pesticides than almost any other crop in the world
Caffeine aggravates stress in people
causes breathing problems in children
leads to caffeine dependency syndrome.
Caffeine is a central nervous system stimulator that gives the adrenal glands a kick and causes production of the stress handling hormone adrenalin and the production of more cortisol resulting in very short term and temporary benefits of heightened awareness / alertness and more energy, but in the long term results in a crash after each consumption to lower levels of energy than previously thereby necessitating another cup and another cup, etc.
[ Last edited by 1337assassin at 2010-9-28 10:06 AM ]