Shocking Facts About Coffee and Your Health
My morning routine: Wake up. Take a shower. Drink coffee. …and then more coffee.
Just like other coffee lovers, I freaked out when I learned that a Swedish study claims that coffee can make women’s breast smaller. I was like “OMG. No wonder!”
The weird study was developed by Helena Jernström, a lecturer in experimental oncology at Lund University. She’s been going out on seminars saying “Drinking coffee can have a major effect on breast size.” She proved her findings by studying almost 270 women who showed a clear connection between coffee and smaller breasts.
On the positive side, the study also points out that drinking coffee reduces the risk of breast cancer. In fact, the result of Helena Jernström’s study was published in the British Journal of Cancer. Average women with big breasts can reduce the risk by drinking at least three cups of coffee a day. A cup of coffee keeps breast cancer away!
But, like any substance, how you’re affected depends on your body’s health and chemistry. Here are a few things to look out for: