What do you tell Ur mother when she disapproves u drinking coffee, I'm 17, I only have 1 cup 2-3 Xs a week?!

Question: What do you tell Ur mother when she disapproves u drinking coffee, I'm 17, I only have 1 cup 2-3 Xs a week!?
How can i tell my mom that I'm not addicted to coffee,and stop trying to control every opinion i make and making a big deal over everything!?Www@FoodAQ@Com

Tell her that you're 17 and can make your own decisions!.!.!.tell her that at least you're not addicted to drugs or stuff like that!.

Or!.!.!.make a big deal about the stuff she does (within reason!.!.!.don't get in trouble) and give her a taste of her own medicine!.Www@FoodAQ@Com

You can make your decision after you read this!.

Daily caffeine intake induces a 24 hour cyclic disturbance in your body!. While the morning cup of coffee or tea perks up your mood most people can't stop at that!. Almost every office goer develops a craving for the next cup and subsequently, a heavy fatigue sets in by late afternoon!. Even if endless cups revives you at this time of the day, a total collapse is inevitable by evening!.

Irritability, fatigue and gloom along with an uncomfortable sensation are the usual symptom!. what is worse is that finally when you try to sleep away your blues at night, you just can't!. That's no the end!. The next morning you get up tired, thirsting for a steaming cuppa to settle your mood!.

Thus begins a coffeeholic's journey!. At the end of which, apart from developing dark circles under the eyes, you also acquire acidity problems, irregular palpitations and more!. So next time you take a sip remember you are sipping a host of health problems too!.Www@FoodAQ@Com

Having a cup of coffee once a day is absolutely acceptable at your age!. You can point out all the health benefits of coffee to your mother!.
There are many recent studies that show 1 or 2 cups a day can lower the risks of diabetes, Parkinson's disease and colon cancer!.
Coffee is full of anti-oxidants too!.
Check out the web link below on coffee from WebMD!.Www@FoodAQ@Com

Tell her that you are glad she is concerned for your health if that 's what it is But you are almost an adult!. You are old enough to drink coffee, cappuccinos, lattes and so forth!. 2 or 3 times a wk is not bad!. Tell her at least you are not doing drugs or anything illegal!. You could be doing worse things!.Www@FoodAQ@Com

Ask her why she is opposed!. (This also shows her you are listening and taking her concerns seriously!.) If it is because she is concerned about your health, you can show her the studies that show it is good for you (in moderation)!.Www@FoodAQ@Com

my grandmother fed me coffee and toast for breakfast when I was 3!.!.!.I would watch Captain Kangaroo dunking my buttered toast in my coffee I am 48 so it didn't kill me and I was quite happy!. I only drink one cup a day so I am not addicted eitherWww@FoodAQ@Com


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