Rapid Review Quiz: Coffee and Health

Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD


August 16, 2023

Coffee is among the most consumed beverages worldwide and is known to have varied health effects. Although conventional wisdom of the past suggested that coffee was harmful to health after it was listed as a possible carcinogen in 1991, in recent times, it has been seen as a potentially healthful drink. Investigators for the past few years have explored connections among drinking coffee and cholesterol levels, kidney injury risk, and seizures. Even for the past year, new developments have surfaced in the research into coffee and health.

Dive into the latest research on coffee and health and find out how it might affect your patients. Test yourself with a short quiz.


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