For many of us, mornings are incomplete without our trusty cup of coffee. Whether you like it iced or hot, black or with cream, picked up from a local bodega or made in your own kitchen, it’s hard to deny the universal affection for that fragrant, energy-boosting brew. But there are some unforeseen costs for indulging in a daily mug (or mugs) of Joe—coffee has been known to cause upset stomachs, heartburn, dehydration, and a serious case of the jitters.
The good news is that you can still score your morning power jolt without turning to java. Read on below to learn about a few coffee alternatives that will have you up and at ‘em in no time.