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Is drinking coffee every day an addiction or a necessity?

  1. jpelczar profile image52
    jpelczarposted 6 years ago

    Is drinking coffee every day an addiction or a necessity?

  2. giocatore profile image85
    giocatoreposted 6 years ago

    It's an addiction in the sense that I (think I) can get a headache if I don't drink coffee all day. I could be wrong about this, of course, and I rarely go w/o coffee that long, so there's a paucity of data. If it is an addiction, it's one that I could beat. I quit smoking, and there's no way it could be as tough as that.

  3. jpelczar profile image52
    jpelczarposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations on quitting smoking!  I go through the same thing.  I get a headache if I don't have coffee in the morning.  I wonder if it is psychosomatic at this point?

  4. MelChi profile image79
    MelChiposted 6 years ago

    I think it's mostly addiction. I stopped drinking coffee a month ago due to health reasons, and have had to force myself to enjoy all kinds of herbal teas. Mostly, this replaces the craving - but I still long for my morning cup of coffee to start the day every now and then.

 
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