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In a major reversal, California says coffee ‘does not pose a significant cancer risk’ and may even help protect against some cancers

California officially overturned its warning about a potential link between coffee and cancer risk on Monday. The state’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment ruled that drinking coffee does “not pose a significant risk of cancer.” The chemical that regulators in California were previously warning about, acrylamide, is a known […]
In a major reversal, California says coffee ‘does not pose a significant cancer risk’ and may even help protect against some cancers
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California’s warnings that coffee is linked to cancer are misleading, according to the FDA. Here’s what we know about the health benefits of coffee.

Earlier this year, a California judge ordered coffee retailers in the state to post cancer warnings where their customers can see them. The FDA argues California’s coffee warnings are misleading and unscientific, and they should be scrapped. We don’t have any good evidence that coffee causes cancer. In fact, the […]
California’s warnings that coffee is linked to cancer are misleading, according to the FDA. Here’s what we know about the health benefits of coffee.