• Espresso coffee associated with increased total cholesterol

    Espresso consumption is associated with higher total cholesterol levels, according to a population-based cross-sectional study. Elevations in serum total cholesterol levels were significantly related to espresso consumption, particularly in men, report Åsne Lirhus Svatun of the Arctic University of Norway in Tromsø, Norway, and colleagues. Consumption of boiled/piston coffee was associated with significantly higher serum […]