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Caffeine's buzz chases away women's depression
Compared with uncaffeinated women, those who drank the equivalent of four or more cups of coffee a day are more likely to drink alcohol and smoke cigarettes and less likely to volunteer their time in church or community groups. But a new study finds that well-caffeinated women have a key health advantage over their more abstemious sisters: they’re less likely to become depressed.
By Melissa Healy, Los Angeles Times/For the Booster Shots Blog
September 26, 2011