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Rely on well-brewed coffee to keep your stomach fit


A recent study has revealed that having a cup of dark, well brewed coffee everyday helps keep the stomach in good condition. According to , contrary to the popular belief that claims having coffee can lead to an upset stomach, the study has brought to light that a nicely brewed dark coffee holds a substance which is responsible for the reduced acid production in the stomach. The study was conducted by a team of researchers from the University of Vienna and the Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany.

Speaking about the new discovery, Dr. Thomas Hofmann, a researcher from the Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany and Dr. Veronika Somoza, a researcher from the University of Vienna in Austria said “This discovery is going to help a lot of people who suffer from coffee sensitivity. As coffee-lovers, we’re very excited about this research.”


Researchers exposed stomach cells to several ingredients found in coffee. They found that one of the components N-methylpyridium (NMP) found in roasted coffee had the quality to stop the stomach’s ability to produce hydrochloric acid, providing a way to reduced stomach problems. As per , the well roasted, dark coffee contains higher content of NMP, the health friendly component in coffee.


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