It’s not your imagination: Coffee is addictive, and caffeine is a substance that can lead to addiction. But unlike some other addictive substances, caffeine isn’t all that bad for you — unless you drink too much.
Some research suggests that there is no such thing as drinking too much coffee — that the benefits of the drink linked to its antioxidants outweigh any drawbacks.
f course, there is a point when coffee consumption becomes dangerous. But the average person would have to drink a ton of coffee to have a seriously life-threatening effect. How can you tell when you’re overdoing it? Click through the slideshow above for 10 things that may happen when your body has had too much coffee.