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How Clean is Your Keurig? Does it Matter?

Sunday, March 17th 2024 10:00am 2 min read
Dr. Jessica Peatross dr.jess.md @drjessmd

Hospitalist & top functional MD who gets to the root cause. Stealth infection & environmental toxicity keynote speaker.

Instant Coffee Convenience: A Double-Edged Sword

Who wouldn’t appreciate the convenience of getting a personal cup of coffee instantly with just a button press? The arrival of Keurig machines in workplaces and waiting rooms is often met with excitement for their convenience and variety. The appeal of having a variety of flavored K Cups at one’s disposal is undeniable.

Lingering Questions and Health Concerns

However, sooner or later, one might start pondering the implications of such convenience. Questions might arise about the freshness of coffee sealed within a K Cup, the potential toxins released as hot water pierces through the plastic, the materials used in the cup and its lid, the chemicals in flavored coffees, and the composition and security of the internal filter.

The Hidden Dangers of Keurig Machines

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