Is Coffee Carcinogenic?

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The cancer risk of coffee has been downgraded, with experts concluding there is inadequate evidence to suggest it causes the disease.

The International Agency for Research on Cancer, part of the World Health Organisation, had classed coffee as “possibly” carcinogenic since 1991 due to a link to bladder cancer.

The expert group has now decided there is insufficient evidence to say whether or not it causes cancer.

However drinking very hot drinks – above normal drinking temperature – probably does though, it has concluded.

Read the full article at the BBC


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