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Coffee and the senses

Physiological effects of aroma

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Effects of coffee consumption

It has been suggested that sensing the aroma of coffee may have an impact on feelings of alertness, although further research is required to confirm this20. Some research has suggested that aroma can trigger emotions and evoke memories, however further research is needed21.

Further information on the role of coffee on mental performance can be found here.

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