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That morning cup of joe could be putting you in contact with a major amount of bacteria according to researchers at the NSF. Their scientists found that half of household coffee reservoirs play host to yeast and mold growth. Instead of swearing off caffeine, simply clean your reservoir by filling it with equal parts vinegar and water, and then set the coffee maker to brew. If you can't commit to frequent cleanings, consider switching to a dishwasher-safe French press, for a cleaner—and tastier—caffeine fix.
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