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4 hours ago, Creekimp13 said:

They brought me Decaf in the hospital 8 hours after surgery.

Wow! I’ve wanted a cup of coffe for 5 weeks now.

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3 hours ago, Seahawks Fan said:

Wow! I’ve wanted a cup of coffe for 5 weeks now.

There's a lot of debate on the acidity thing. Honestly it comes down to how you tolerate it. I was allowed Decaf coffee as well right away if I wanted it. Generally the concern with coffee is with the caffeine. It can act as a diuretic and since the early days can be so difficult to get fluids down they don’t want you peeing anymore than you need to! But again, there are a lot of arguments to the diuretic side of caffeine. From personal experience the only issue I had was transitioning back to regular coffee from decaf. I am much more sensitive to getting caffeine jitters since surgery. I had to do ¾ decaf to ¼ regular for a while, then went to ½ and ½, and up from there. I’m a year out and actually thinking of going back to half and half because I love my coffee but it doesn’t love me back so much.

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