View Full Version : Coffee (caffeine) increases estrogen levels..

11-24-2001, 05:23 AM
...according to a scientific research,made by American Scientists.This research is published in the "Fertility and Sterility"

In the research took part 500 healthy women from 36-45 y.o.

The result:
Women who had 500mg of caffeine per day,noticed increased estrogen levels by 70% more than women that had no more than 100mg of caffeine per day.

I hope this doesn't apply to men.. (I have more than 400mg of caffeine per day..) :eek:

11-24-2001, 05:51 AM
Well if it happens in men then i'm screwed.

Did they say any reason why they believe it has happend?

11-24-2001, 07:38 AM
hmmm...that's quite curious.....i wonder what the mechanics are too.....

11-24-2001, 08:25 AM
CD,I don't know but If it really happens in men I'm screwed too :cry:

11-24-2001, 08:26 AM
I'm drinking it right now!

Short N Buff
11-24-2001, 12:58 PM
Where can u get that mag. I hope its online and not a real physical mag. I'd like to read it, but im not going to a local newstand to have ppl find me buying a magazine for the sterile!

11-24-2001, 02:56 PM
First of all, the study itself sounds shady.... secondly, its more than likely a scientific journal in which you'd need a subscription too. The whole study isn't posted, so I can't give an honest opinion on it, except that there were probably SEVERAL confoundings present. :rolleyes:

Short N Buff
11-24-2001, 07:34 PM
Yea. i heard coffe can burn fat (caffeine) but somewhere else i heard it can get you fat (b/c of some acid)...so post the article. This kinda stuff interests me..

11-25-2001, 05:07 AM
I don't have entire the article because the magazine is published in America..

I read the results of this study in the biggest greek portal and I translated a part of them.

However I think that it's a reliable mag.. :o

11-25-2001, 09:29 PM
Bah. Scientists say a lot of things.

11-25-2001, 10:00 PM
Scientists are true is some aspects..they say Belial is gay :p

11-28-2001, 08:54 AM
caffine is so.......good I couldn't live with out it, but i hope that i don't get tits from taking it

heathj has to many quotes..