03.03.2011 27.Adar l, 5771
Consuming three cups of coffee a day protects against heart attacks and is good for the circulatory system, according to researchers at Sheba Medical Center.
Consuming the equivalent amount of caffeine found in three cups of coffee is good for the circulatory system and protects against heart attacks, researchers at the Sheba Medical Center have found. The results of their study were published this week in the American Journal of Cardiology.
This would seem to negate the conventional wisdom, as cardiologists tend to advise their patients to reduce coffee consumption, on the grounds that caffeine increases the pulse rate and blood pressure, requiring more oxygen for the heart to function properly….