Coffee could be a better pain-reliever than drugs

  A cup of coffee could be a better pain-reliever than drugs, say scientists. Caffeine, the active ingredient in coffee, was more effective than painkillers like ibuprofen and even morphine. But it was only effective on pain combined with sleep deprivation. It means patients’ suffering could be eased with shots of caffeine. It boosts dopamine, … Continue reading Coffee could be a better pain-reliever than drugs