New study finds that coffee can extend life expectancy

Elizabeth Alvarez sat down with Dr. Steven Ruderman of the XiMed Medical Group Tuesday morning to talk about a new study on coffee health benefits.

Although coffee in moderation is widely considered to be good for our health, questions remain — such as what about people who are sensitive to caffeine or who drink large quantities? A new study investigates.


Scientists have now stacked up a fair amount of evidence proving that coffee, when consumed in moderation, can protect against certain diseases and may even extend lifespan.

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