Latest Caffeine Stories

More Research Needed To Better Understand Caffeine Addiction
2013-09-09 15:10:58

[ Watch the Video: Caffeine Addiction In The Spotlight ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Have you been jonesing for a cup of joe lately? Well research published in the Journal of Caffeine Research shows that caffeine addiction could be far from harmless. Caffeine is one of the two most widely used psychoactive drugs on the planet, second only to alcohol. Studies have shown that it only takes an average of two-and-a-half cups of coffee per day to become addicted....

Kopi Luwak - Is Your Expensive Coffee Real Or Fake?
2013-09-08 05:45:06

[ Watch the Video: The Straight Poop On Kopi Luwak ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online If you’re going to pay $80 for a cup of coffee made out of poop, you want to be sure you’re getting the real deal. Thankfully, researchers have developed a way to authenticate Kopi Luwak, the unique brew created from the feces of a Southeast Asian creature known as the palm civet. Kopi Luwak, which is Indonesian for “civet coffee,” can fetch up to $150 to $200 per...

Study Shows Pest-eating Birds Mean Money For Coffee Growers
2013-09-05 11:34:36

Stanford University This is the first time scientists have assigned a monetary value to the pest-control benefits rainforest birds can provide to agriculture. Their study could provide the framework for pest management that helps both farmers and biodiversity. In recent years, Stanford biologists have found that coffee growers in Costa Rica bolster bird biodiversity by leaving patches of their plantations as untouched rainforest. The latest finding from these researchers suggests...

2013-08-31 23:00:26

Stop Tiredness Now is a brand new program that contains all necessary information on how to stop tiredness and increase energy quickly and naturally. A full overview of Stop Tiredness Now on the site Vkool.com points out if this program is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 Stop Tiredness Now is a brand new guide that provides people with simple yet little-known tips on how to stop tiredness, a cutting-edge chronic fatigue treatment on how to eliminate fatigue permanently,...

2013-08-28 23:21:36

Pumpkin Spice and Hot Apple Cider Teas are now available for a limited time. Novato, Calif. (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 The Republic of Tea, leading purveyor of premium teas, is excited to welcome back two of its popular fall favorites: PUMPKIN SPICE TEA and HOT APPLE CIDER TEA. Cozy up and sip these guilt-free, zero-calorie fall treats. Aromatic PUMPKIN SPICE is a Certified Gluten-Free tea. It is a handcrafted blend of warming autumnal spices, atop the sweet fullness of exceptional China...

2013-08-27 23:30:27

Green Tea based beverage company addresses industry questions in recent news article about the safety, health and benefits of choosing its natural energy drinks. Doylestown, PA (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Steaz, the innovation leading USDA Organic, Fair Trade Certified™ green-tea based beverage company, has smart energy drink options that contain healthy levels of naturally occurring plant based caffeine and added vitamins to stimulate the mind, body and soul. Steaz Energy provides a clean...

Coffee May Help Lower Prostate Cancer Risks
2013-08-27 04:35:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Coffee consumption could help limit the progression of prostate cancer, as well as helping prevent the disease from recurring, experts from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC) claim in a new study. Writing in the journal Cancer Causes & Control, the researchers reported that men who consumed at least four cups of the caffeinated beverage each day experienced a 59 percent decrease in their risk of prostate cancer...

Coffee For Your Skin! What Will They Think Of Next?
2013-08-25 05:22:23

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A US biochemist has released what he claims is the world's first caffeine-based topical energy spray – an odorless liquid that is reportedly absorbed through a person’s skin and then distributed throughout his or her body over the course of several hours. The product is known as Sprayable Energy, and according to Fast Company’s Anya Kamenetz, it was developed by 21-year-old Ben Yu and his 33-year-old partner Deven Soni....

2013-08-20 23:29:41

Wohl Associates, a used processing and packaging machinery dealer in Bohemia, NY, is now selling used industrial coffee equipment from Fresco. The current industrial coffee inventory at Wohl includes roasters, grinders, and coffee packaging equipment. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Wohl Associates, a trusted dealer in the used processing and packaging machinery industries, is now selling used industrial coffee equipment from Fresco. The inventory at Wohl now includes coffee roasting...

A Morning Cup Of Coffee May Keep Your Liver Healthy
2013-08-19 14:49:58

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In addition to tasting great and keeping you alert, that morning cup of coffee just might be good for your liver. According to a new study in the journal Hepatology, increased caffeine consumption could reduce fatty liver in people with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), a condition found in 70 percent of people diagnosed with diabetes. The only current treatments for NAFLD are diet and exercise. Using cell cultures, study...

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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.