Monday, October 15

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You Probably Drink This Every Day, But Here Are 16 Things You Didn’t Know.

You Probably Drink This Every Day, But Here Are 16 Things You Didn’t Know.

Science
You probably drink coffee every morning and never give it a second thought, right? I know I do. Despite the relative ease of brewing your cup of joe in the morning, coffee is a complicated substance with an colorful history.  These 16 facts about your favorite morning beverage will probably blow your mind. Or at least make you crave another cup of coffee by the end of it. 1.) Coffee vs. Cortisol. Imgur When you first wake up, your body produces a hormone known as cortisol. Cortisol actually wakes you up, and gets you feeling more alert. Sadly caffeine always loses out to cortisol. Which means that drinking coffee when your body is producing cortisol is pretty pointless, unless you just want the...