Yeah, stop rubbing your eyes to confirm what you have just read because you have absolutely read that right. Researchers now had declined the statement that drinking coffee leads to tumor growth in the body as there is no clear link between drinking coffee and cancer. yang own and epidemiologist working at oxford university who carried out extensive studies to find any link between coffee and cancer quoted that
“I’m not really sure why coffee was in a higher category in the first place,”. So guys next time someone stops you from drinking coffee make them read this article while sipping coffee as a lot can happen over coffee.
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)
On the contrary, International Agency for Research on Cancer, (IARC) disclosed that drinking very hot beverages can act as carcinogens and may promote tumor growth. studies have depicted that in countries such as Iraq , china, and south America in particular tea is consumed at a very high temperature ranging between 65 or 70 degree Celsius ( 150 or 160 degrees Fahrenheit) and there is also an association of occurrence of the higher number of esophageal cancers in these countries as well.
Explaining the pathogenesis behind this Loomis said that thermal injuries or scalding occur in the epithelial of Oesophagus following consumption of hot beverages and inflicting repeated injuries to the Oesophageal epithelial causes dysplasia of the cells leading to the possibility of cancer development in the throat. It is also to be believed that eating very hot food items as well is a risk factor.
However QUIT SMOKING and REDUCE ALCOHOL INTAKE which significantly lowers cancer risk and to look at the brighter side we now have freedom to drink our favorite coffee.LIVE HEALTHY, LIVE LONG!!