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Genes, Coffee and Increased Heart Attack Risk

  For carriers of the slow *1F allele, those who drank 2 to 3 cups of coffee a day had a 36 percent increased odds of heart attack; those who drank 4 or more cups per day had a 64 percent increased odds of heart attack.   Science Daily –March 6, 2008– Coffee Consumption Linked To Increased Heart Attack Risk For Persons With Certain Gene Variation IndIividuals who have a genetic variation associated with slower caffeine metabolism appear to have…

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