Caffeine and miscarriage

The relationship between caffeine and miscarriage:

one reason why I suggest that my patients quit drinking coffee altogether has to do with the effects that caffeine has been shown to have on miscarriage rates. If a woman drinks over 200 mg of caffeine daily, more than about 2 cups of coffee, the miscarriage rate was twice that of women who consumed no caffeine at all. It was This was the finding of a study listed in the March 2008 issue of the Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  To help give an idea of how much caffeine is in various drinks, foods and drugs, here is a link to a listing of caffeine content in food & drugs compiled by the Center for Science in the Public Interest.

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