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Drink Cup Coffee
Coffee: One cup of coffee a day should be ok ...Read more
My throat feels like it's blocked a lot and I have to clear it. I take psychotropic meds and drink a cup coffee a day+green tea extract+alot of water.?
Meds?: Have your primary doctor or pharmacist check the medication combinations you are taking to make sure they are not increasing side effects like dry mouth. A thorough physical examination is not a bad idea either. ...Read more
It depends: It all depends on the time period. Four cups per day, hour, week, morning... ...Read more
It's fine, as long: As it's just one cup.Get a more detailed answer ›
No: 1 to 2 cups of coffee per day has no known negative or irreversible effect on health. ...Read more
What do you suggest if I want to lose about 5-8 pounds, should I not drink a cup of coffee with my breakfast every morning?
Decreasing caffeine: ; sugar/cream that is added to coffee can be a start. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio ; weight training. You can mix ; match different kinds of exercise. ...Read more
Hi there I have a 12 year old son named alex and he told me if he could drink a cup of coffee I said nothing and I wanted to know if its safe and okay for my son to drink coffee?
Sweating is: Regulated by the 'sympathethic' part of the autonomic nervous system. It allows your body to adapt to heat. It also fires when one is anxious (measured in the 'lie detector test'), or in 'fight or flight' situations of any kind. I am sweating a little for you because I am anxious that you smoke, and that can kill you. Sweating means very little. ...Read more
If coffee is the cause of my canker soar. Than how long after I drink a cup of coffee should I see one appear?
I don't quite understand the question.
You should only be checking your blood sugar regularly if you have diabetes. In that event I would strongly advise you not to put sugar in your coffee.
If you don't have diabetes there is no need to be concerned about sugar in your coffee but not too much or too often. ...Read more
For sure, yes: No study ever suggested a problem with limited caffeine use - tea, coffee, coke, etc.... - while trying to get pregnant. Do try to limit to one per day and you should be fine in that department. ...Read more
Is it okay to take the prescribed version of Prilosec and drink two cups of coffee with milk daily?
I am a caffeine addict. Usually I drink a cup of coffee at morning and tea at afternoon. But sometimes more than 1 cup of coffee. How bad is this?
Moderate caffeine OK: If you are only drinking one-two cups of coffee in the morning, and a cup or two of tea in the afternoon, you should stop worrying. Recent evidence suggests that moderate coffee intake may actually reduce risk of certain diseases. Only concern re afternoon tea is if you are having trouble sleeping, stop tea after 3 PM or switch to decaffeinated tea (green tea, herbal tea). Enjoy! ...Read more
I take thyroid pills throughout the day. I drink two cups of coffee with milk. How long should I wait before taking my next dose?
What kind?: How many are you taking, and what kind? What are you taking them for. Ask again and explain. But you know, really! Take them as they are prescribed on the bottle! To do anything else is foolish and can hurt you. How were you told to take them.? ...Read more
If I have just a few hours to sleep, would it be good to drink a cup of coffee, fall asleep before the caffeine takes effect, & be energized on wakeup?
Not uncommon.: Many people feel irritation in their stomach after drinking coffee. Part of it is that caffeine can increase the amount of acid reflux. Many people have trouble even with decaf coffee though. The reason for that is not so clear. If you notice that coffee gives you troubles, you should stop drinking it. Consider trying to some antacids, such as Tums (calcium carbonate). Good luck. ...Read more
Yes it is: Yes it is safe.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes caffeine has: Little effect on your depression anxiety problem, though a lot of it can trigger some shakes since it is a mild stimulant. Though I would make sure to keep taking your Fluoxetine regularly without stop. Most of the time Fluoxetine takes at least 4-6 weeks to have a veritable effect. ...Read more
Likely OK: Newborns can have some trouble metabolizing caffeine but at 6m the exposure proposed is considered relatively safe during breast feeding. There is evidence that chronic caffeine use can lower the iron content of breast milk but in low to moderate amounts tis is less a issue. Rarely irritability & insomnia can arise in sensitive infants. ...Read more
Does coffee harm my appendix? Can I get appendicitis because I drink three cup of coffee everyday? Thank you, doc
I often drink a cup of coffee in the morning and a beer at night. Is it healthy for to "push" and "pull" the heart like this?
No problem here!: You are not really taxing you heart with this regimen. Coffee actually is not detrimental to the heart, although some people get palpitations from it, and a beer may actually be beneficial from a vascular standpoint (though not a six pack1). ...Read more
No allergies. Can drink two cups of coffee with milk cause itching and prickliness? Never had the problem before and I have drank coffee for years.
Consult doctor: Itching and prickliness after drinking coffee may be a coincidence that you are having allergy for something else and not because of coffee. One can have allergy to any thing even for things you were not allergic earlier. Watch your symptoms if persisting or more then talk to your doctor ...Read more
Is drinking 2 cups of coffee making my heart flutter? I've been drinking it for years with no problem. It flutters ALL day now not just right after
Maybe: It sounds like you're having palpitations. That could mean you have an abnormal heart rhythm. You should see your doctor to have an EKG done. 2 cups of regular coffee wouldn't be expected to increase palpitations if that's your normal amount. Avoid other stimulants (energy drinks, nasal decongestants, drugs of abuse). ...Read more
I have spasm on my right eyelid for a week although I had full rest with 7hour for a day. Anyway I drink 2 cups of coffee everyday. Does this causes?
Tricky Tick: "Ticks" come and go (I refer here to the nervous kind, not the biting kind), usually due to stress and yes, coffee can make them worse. Sometimes they last for weeks, often with no discernible cause, then go away to haunt someone else. If your tick ("spasm")lasts so long it's uncomfortable or unsightly then see a doctor. There are a few ways to deal with them once anything serious (rare) is ruled-out. ...Read more
Yes: Coffee/tea/red wines/tomato based sauces/berries...Foods with deep color/juice. Enamel starts out thick and can wear with age. You can still enjoy your favorite foods and drinks, just take a break after you've finished and either brush or rinse your mouth out...This will help to keep stains at bay. Chewing gum (sugar free/doesn't stick to dental work) will stimulate saliva flow-natural cleanser. ...Read more
Coffee can stain teeth. Btrushing after can help, bjut doing that is usujally inconvenient.
So, jjust rinse with plain water. ...Read more