S O Antwi et al, 2017. Coffee consumption and risk of renal cell carcinoma, Cancer Causes and Control, published online.

ABSTRACT: Background: Studies have suggested an inverse association between coffee consumption and risk of renal cell carcinoma (RCC); however, data regarding decaffeinated coffee are limited. Methods: We conducted a case–control study of 669 incident RCC cases and 1,001 frequency-matched controls. Participants completed identical risk factor questionnaires that solicited information about usual coffee consumption habits. The […]

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E Ricci et al, 2017. Coffee and caffeine intake and male infertility: a systematic review, Nutrition Journal, Volume 16 (1)

ABSTRACT: Background: Semen quality, a predictor of male fertility, has been suggested declining worldwide. Among other life style factors, male coffee/caffeine consumption was hypothesized to influence semen parameters, but also sperm DNA integrity. To summarize available evidence, we performed a systematic review of observational studies on the relation between coffee/caffeine intake and parameters of male […]

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S L Carmichael et al, 2017. Maternal Smoking, Alcohol, and Caffeine Exposures and Risk of Hypospadias, Birth Defects, published online.

ABSTRACT: Background: We examined the association of hypospadias risk with maternal smoking and consumption of alcohol and caffeine. Methods: We analyzed data from mothers of 2437 moderate/severe cases and 5472 nonmalformed controls born from 1997 to 2011 who participated in the National Birth Defects Prevention Study (NBDPS). Exposures were assessed by maternal telephone interviews. Logistic […]

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