Drinking coffee every day ‘reduces the risk of bowel cancer

Drinking a small amount of coffee every day could significantly reduce the risk of developing bowel cancer.According to researchers at the University of Southern California, consuming just one or two cups a day lowers the risk by up to 26 per cent, And the risk is thought to decrease still further if it’s an espresso.“The levels of beneficial compounds per serving of coffee vary depending on the bean, roast and brewing method,” said Stephanie Schmit, the lead author of the research paper, which was published by the American Association for Cancer Research.“The good news is that our data presents a decreased risk of colorectal cancer regardless of what flavor or form of coffee you prefer,” she said.

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