PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Could coffee be the secret to fighting obesity? New research shows drinking a cup of coffee can stimulate what is known as brown fat.
That’s the fat in your body that keeps you warm by burning calories.READ MORE: Investigation Underway After Man Shot At Motel 6 In Tinicum Township
Previous research shows drinking coffee may have many health benefits, including a lower risk of diabetes and cardiovascular disease.READ MORE: Bicyclist Struck By Hit-And-Run Driver In Spring Garden Man Critically Injured After Shot Outside Of Corner Store In North Philadelphia
But like most things, moderation is key. Doctors suggest drinking no more than three cups of coffee a day.