coffee http://wrvo.org en Why scientists say you may want to pour yourself another cup http://wrvo.org/post/why-scientists-say-you-may-want-pour-yourself-another-cup <p>Some of us can’t get going in the morning <a href="http://Why caffeine in coffee is a miracle drug for the tired: http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2013/04/23/178627908/why-caffeine-in-coffee-is-a-miracle-drug-for-the-tired">without a cup of coffee</a>, but could it actually be good for us? Today on “Take Care,” we talk to New York Times “Well” blogger and health journalist <a href="http://www.yourpublicmedia.org/content/profile/featured/gretchen-reynolds">Gretchen Reynolds</a> about the benefits, and drawbacks of a cup of Joe. Reynolds wrote about recent scientific studies on coffee and caffeine in the <a href="http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/this-is-your-brain-on-coffee/?hpw">June 9, 2013 edition of the New York Times Magazine</a>.</p><p><strong>Click 'Read More' to hear our interview with Gretchen Reynolds.</strong></p><p> Sun, 04 Aug 2013 23:01:00 +0000 Take Care Staff 42046 at http://wrvo.org Why scientists say you may want to pour yourself another cup Will a cup a day keep the doctor away? http://wrvo.org/post/will-cup-day-keep-doctor-away <p></p><p>If you can't get through your morning without a couple cups of coffee, there's good news. Recent health studies show that coffee may be good for your brain and may help prevent certain diseases. Lorraine Rapp and Linda Lowen, hosts of WRVO's health and wellness show "Take Care," recently spoke with health journalist Gretchen Reynolds about what researchers are learning about the health benefits of coffee.</p><p>Lorraine Rapp: Tell us about some of the recent studies linking coffee consumption with the reduction in developing some certain diseases.</p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 09:34:00 +0000 WRVO News 41957 at http://wrvo.org Will a cup a day keep the doctor away? Local Coffee Roasting Makes Great Strides in a Shaky Economy http://wrvo.org/post/local-coffee-roasting-makes-great-strides-shaky-economy <p>In a struggling economy, one business is on the rise and making an impact in the area: coffee roasting.</p><p>John Kupperman, owner of<a href="http://www.smithrestaurantsupply.com/"> <strong>Smith Housewares and Restaurant Supply</strong></a>, says Syracuse is the highest coffee consuming city per capita in the country. People in the area have roasting businesses accessible to them, and many prefer the taste of freshly roasted coffee as opposed to store-bought. Kupperman says the coffee roasting business is a good one. Tue, 10 Apr 2012 16:34:33 +0000 Kate Rafte 17407 at http://wrvo.org Local Coffee Roasting Makes Great Strides in a Shaky Economy