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Mt Sinai, NY
A 29-year-old male asked:

What is a good pattern to drink tea or coffee so i don't develop a caffeine dependence?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Just minimize.: Make a conscious decision to have, say, one or two cups a day, and that's it. No more. Not even decaf. You have to control it, and it won't take you over.
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