Couples’ Caffeine Use Linked to Higher Risk of Miscarriage

Couples who wish to get pregnant may want to avoid caffeine because it’s associated with an increased risk of miscarriage, a new study from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) suggests.

For women, drinking more than two caffeinated drinks daily before getting pregnant was associated with a 74 percent higher risk of a miscarriage, according to the study published today (March 24) in the journal Fertility and Sterility.

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