Catecholamines are organic compounds associated with stress (such as dopamine, epinephrine, and norepinephrine) which, when in high concentration, damage cells in the muscular tissues of the heart. Large amounts of caffeine induce stress and increase the production of catecholamines. (1)
Is coffee or tea a diuretic? If consumed on a regular basis, coffee and tea are not diuretic – they don’t dehydrate us. On the contrary, they can be counted towards the daily fluid intake.
Does green coffee bean extract reduce blood pressure? Studies clearly show the reduction in blood pressure following supplementation with green coffee extract, especially in people with mild hypertension.
Is coffee bad for you? Coffee can be bad or good for you, mostly depending on your reaction to its main component, caffeine. The health benefits as well as the negative effects of different daily amounts of coffee varies greatly between indivi...
Does coffee cause cancer? New coffee related cancer warning in California ignores science. Acrylamide is not associated with cancer in humans and exists only in tiny amounts in brewed coffee. Imposing labeling laws on coffee products based on acrylamide contents seems to overlook the scientific evidence and co...
Does green coffee bean extract help in weight loss? There is no sufficient evidence showing that green coffee bean extract has weight loss effects. Most studies were sponsored by the companies producing it and therefore are biased.