What’s the safe limit of caffeine consumption?

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In this Thursday, Aug. 14, 2008 photo, espresso flows into a cup at a coffee house in Overland Park, Kan. A large U.S. federal study concludes people who drink coffee seem to live a little longer. Researchers saw a clear connection between cups consumed and years of life. Whether it was regular or decaf didn’t matter. The results are published in the Thursday, May 17, 2012 New England Journal of Medicine. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Michelle Young, registered dietician at Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, joined Bob Sirott to talk about regular caffeine consumption and how the body reacts to it after time.

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