The Simplest Health Habit You Should Start Today | CBN.com (beta)

… conducted in Asian countries, on people drinking hot, green tea. The amount mattered. Usually people only experienced health benefits if they drank at least three cups a day. Dr. Patrick Fratellone is a cardiologist who practices integrative medicine New York City. He advises his patients to make tea a part of their daily life. “The active component in green tea is EGCG,” he explained. “And that’s a polyphenol that helps reduce cholesterol, heart disease, and protects …

12 most annoying things customers do when ordering coffee

… “I have lots of time to brew anger.” Uh oh. Here, the 12 most annoying things that customers do when ordering coffee. 1. Talking on a cell phone This is the number one offense according to every barista who I interviewed. “It makes my side of the transaction a little bit harder,” says Sam Penix, owner of New York City’s Everyman Coffee. “I just want to get you your drink so you have a nice rest of the day. I didn’t get into this business to be a vending …

Used coffee grounds provide business opportunity for mushroom moguls – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

… from around 70 cafes in the City. Ryan Creed and Julian Mitchell saw a market for mushrooms and a cheap way to grow them, with moist coffee grounds providing the perfect soil for gourmet oyster mushrooms. “We’ll be cycling around the CBD area of Fremantle daily, picking up the coffee ground, taking it to our commercial space, mixing it with mushroom spores,” Mr Creed said. “Within six weeks we’ll have mushrooms starting to grow which we’ll sell to the local …

Top chocolate massages at spas in Birmingham – Birmingham Mail

By Sanjeeta Bains | October 11, 2015 In celebration of National Chocolate Week – time to relax, rejuvenate and rejoice with the best chocolate massages in the City! Chocolate massage at Bannatyne’s, Brindley Place Never mind Christmas. Now is the most wonderful time of the year for chocoholics! This week from October 12-18 is National Chocolate Week – so you can all feel free to indulge to your heart’s content! Chocolate …

A Brief History of the Office Coffee Break 

… sipping mugs of coffee swirled with cream and sugar. In the early 20th century, weary commuters trudged to street-side coffee stands on City corners, and a growing industry helped consumers brew their own. A full-page ad in a 1920 edition of the Washington, D.C.-based Evening Star newspaper included six tips for how to make a cup at home, reminding sippers that “all coffee is clear when properly strained.” Automats—sleek lunch counters prized for cleanliness and efficiency that boomed in …