Are you a serious coffee lover ? Well, you are not alone ! Coffee is the single most popular beverage in the world today.
Most people enjoy drinking coffee, but would like to limit their intake of caffeine for health or other reasons. It is a known fact that caffeine can cause insomnia, nervousness and restlessness, stomach irritation, nausea and vomiting, increased heart rate and respiration, and other side effects.
Decaf coffee can be a life-saver in that sense as the benefits of coffee is preserved and the ill effects of caffeine is removed in the same process.
Decaf coffee is just like regular coffee, except the caffeine has been removed. Thus, decaf in short stands for decaffeinated coffee.
Idecaf Coffee Co.'s proprietary methods of decaffeinating coffee beans and our expertise ensures coffee beans that are selected and decaffeinated are rich and bursting with flavors. Our decaffeinating process removes up to 99% of caffeine content in coffee beans.
As our beans are decaffeinated before they are roasted and ground, the nutritional value of decaf coffee would be almost identical to regular coffee, apart from the caffeine content. We also strive to ensure that the flavors and the aroma of the beans are preserved as much as possible.
Decaf coffee is loaded with antioxidants and contains various nutrients. It is a known fact that coffee contains beneficial antioxidants. Decaf coffee contains almost the similar amount of antioxidants as regular coffee. The main antioxidants present in regular and decaf coffee are hydrocinnamic acids & polyphenols. Together they are excellent to protect the body’s tissues against oxidative stress and pathologies such as cancer, coronary heart disease & inflammation.
Another benefit of decaffeinated coffee is the reduction in risk of developing type 2 diabetes. This is a condition in which your pancreas does not produce enough insulin or your cells don’t respond to hormone insulin. Type 2 diabetes also significantly increase your risk for other health issues, such as chronic inflammation, heart diseases and kidney dysfunction amongst others.
In a study published in December 2009 ‘Archives of Internal Medicine’, scientists in the University of Sydney Australia found that subjects consuming a higher intake of decaffeinated coffee lowered their risk for type 2 diabetes compared to non-coffee drinkers. Each daily cup may reduce the risk up to 7%.
Decaf coffee also delays aging and helps delay age-related mental decline. Studies have shown that decaf coffee could play a vital role in protecting brain neurons. This helps prevent if not delay neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimers’s and Parkinson’s.
Another common side effect of drinking regular coffee is the unpleasant heartburn and acid reflux. Drinking decaf coffee has shown to cause significantly less acid reflux than regular coffee.
Decaf coffee in summary is excellent for people who are sensitive to caffeine, pregnant and breastfeeding women, children, adolescent and individuals suffering from anxiety or trouble sleeping. Now you do get to enjoy the pleasures of gourmet coffee without the side effects associated with it.
Try our selection today and experience the difference !