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coffee / expresso after a meal?

What is the verdict on this… it does help digestion especially after a fatty meal, but also would it lower essential nutrient / protein absorption?
I don’t see how it would lower nutrient absorption…caffeine does increase gastric secretions though so it would help digestion.
I always drink coffee after a large meal. It just makes me feel better. I digest the food faster and I take a shit sooner therefore feeling much better and less bloated. I’ve experimented with this and coffee after a large meal undoubtably has you feeling better much sooner.
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Sleep Apnea update

Well, per OT’s advice I went back to the doc and had the sleep study done. It looks like I’m in the 12 occurrences per hour range which puts me just short of the 20 required for the mask. This is cool though as the doc put me on provigil. Holy shit it’s great. I don’t really take any stimulants or caffeine and a low dose of 100mg puts me on fire. I can eat pizza for lunch and be wide awake working on spreadsheets. I think a few months of this and we’ll probably have the weight down too.
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