Health Claims

Action of coffee intake



Diabetes Mellitus

Enhance the physiological functioning of pancreatic beta cells Improve glucose tolerance
Consumption of 7-9 cups significantly reduces it




Parkinson’s Disease

Improve the neuronal stability
Intake of coffee showed inverse association with disease
It reduces the development of disease by intake of one cup/day


22, 23,24

Colorectal Cancer

Kahweol and cafestol compounds of coffee are important Decrease the genotoxicity Inhibit the cytochrome p450


Table 1:Health claims of coffee against diseases