Latest Caffeine Stories

2014-09-09 23:11:51

Regular hot chocolate contains only 5% as much caffeine as coffee according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's food information website. COGO's caffeine content is comparable to coffee creating new refreshment opportunities for the fans of caffeine. Columbia, SC (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 People who enjoy caffeine's refreshing qualities now have a hot chocolate alternative to help them get their day started and keep it running. This will be good news for people who have...

coffee genome
2014-09-06 05:03:21

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online By sequencing the genome of the coffee plant, an international team of researchers has discovered genetic secrets that could enable them to create new varieties of coffee that taste better, have varied levels or caffeine, or are better able to survive drought conditions and diseases. In addition, Philippe Lashermes, a researcher at the French Institute of Research for Development (IRD), and his colleagues discovered that the coffee...

2014-09-05 23:05:02

Tea contains substances that have been linked to good health. Regular tea drinkers are less likely to develop diabetes and may have a lower risk of heart disease. Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 Tea, especially green tea, is often said to be good for your health. Tea contains substances linked to a lower risk for heart disease, cancer, and diabetes. But keep tea's healthy boost in perspective, says the September 2014 Harvard Men's Health Watch. "Tea consumption,...

2014-09-04 23:08:20

Premium Energy Teas Allow Tea Drinkers to “Get a Better Buzz” Novato, Calif. (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 The Republic of Tea, leading purveyor of premium teas, is thrilled to announce that a selection of its HICAF™ TEAS, premium, natural energy, high caffeine teas, are now available for purchase at Cost Plus World Market® stores nationwide. Caffeine naturally occurs in tea leaves along with L-theanine (often credited with reducing stress). This combination creates a state of...

coffee prediabetes risk
2014-09-03 03:00:29

European Society of Cardiology Press Office Coffee increases the risk of prediabetes in young adults with hypertension who are slow caffeine metabolizers, according to results from the HARVEST study presented at ESC Congress Sept. 2 by Dr. Lucio Mos from Italy. People who drank more than three cups of coffee per day doubled their risk of prediabetes. Dr. Mos said: "Lifestyle factors are very important for the prognosis of young people with hypertension. In a previous analysis of HARVEST...

2014-08-28 23:07:21

Millennium Treatment Group wants to make parents and loved ones aware of the dangers of powdered caffeine. Lake Worth, FL (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Following the death of an 18-year-old high school senior in Ohio, on July 21, the FDA issued a warning on powdered caffeine products. Millennium Treatment Group is spreading the word about this harmful substance that is readily available to consumers, despite the fact that it is extremely dangerous. In May, high school senior Logan Stiner died...

2014-08-18 16:27:43

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As though the hormonal changes weren't enough, there may be something else meddling with your teen's mood and sleep cycle. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO Many kids, high-school age and younger, are juggling nearly as many responsibilities as adults -- and now, they're caffeinating like adults, too. As many families are finding out, the use of coffee, soda, or energy drinks can lead to painful consequences. Valerie's...

coffee beans
2014-08-12 05:24:41

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online For the millions of coffee drinkers out there, the caffeinated beverage is a daily necessity. For the world at large, coffee is a multi-billion dollar a year business that depends on the unpredictability of the climate and weather. This year the weather has not been kind to coffee growers and shortages are mounting, leading some companies to add fillers to the ground coffee. A group of scientists from State University of Londrina,...

Higher Caffeine Intake Associated With Lower Incidence Of Tinnitus
2014-08-08 03:27:38

Brigham and Women's Hospital New research from Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) finds that higher caffeine intake is associated with lower rates of tinnitus, often described as a ringing or buzzing sound in the ear when there is no outside source of the sounds, in younger and middle-aged women. This research is published in the August issue of the American Journal of Medicine. In this prospective study, which followed more than 65,000 women in the Nurses’ Health Study II,...

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