Latest Caffeine Stories

Help Lower Your Blood Sugar With Green Coffee Bean Extract
2013-04-09 13:18:44

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A study funded by a company which produces an extract from green coffee beans has found that this substance can help lower and even control blood sugar levels. This extract is taken from green and unroasted coffee beans and is sold as a powerful antioxidant to regulate blood sugar levels and improve other body functions. Joe Vinson, PhD, a professor of chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania, Scranton, conducted the study...

2013-03-31 23:02:25

KafePaNou.com creates a market for Haitian coffee in the United States Miami, FL (PRWEB) March 31, 2013 Haiti, producer of some of the best coffee in the world, is not represented in any of the brands a consumer sees at the local supermarket or coffee shop. New online retailer and wholesale distributor, KafePaNou.com, is hoping to change this with the introduction of Haitian grown and roasted coffee in the United States. Kafe Pa Nou´s mission is simple — to increase awareness and...

2013-03-27 23:01:43

Kettlebell expert Lorna Kleidman releases a statement responding to recent studies which linked energy drinks to deaths and hospitalizations related to high blood pressure and erratic heartbeats. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) March 27, 2013 On March 27, 2013, kettlebell champion Lorna Kleidman releases a statement in response to recently announced findings which show that certain energy drinks can negatively impact blood pressure, and may also cause erratic heartbeats. According to an article on...

2013-03-22 23:03:58

How to Help Overcome Insomnia Naturally According to InsomniaMiracleRelief.net New York, NY (PRWEB) March 22, 2013 The United States has now surpassed the 64 million mark of insomnia sufferers. "Women are 1.4 more times likely to get insomnia than men" says Shawn from InsomniaMiracleRelief.net Energy drink consumption is on the rise and the stress of today's society are contributors to the rise in insomnia. Breakthrough drugs like Ambien and Lunesta are alternatives to natural remedies....

Report Finds Energy Drinks Responsible For Elevated Blood Pressure, Irregular Heartbeat
2013-03-22 07:15:22

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new report is adding weight to growing evidence that energy drinks are bad news for your health. A US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) probe has been opened into energy drink makers after several deaths have been blamed on caffeine overload from these popular beverages, and one company — Monster Beverage — has been the center of attention since the death of a 14-year-old Maryland girl in December 2011. The...

Caffeinated Truck Drivers Make For Safer Highways
2013-03-20 13:02:00

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While the jury is still out on the long-term health impacts of coffee, truck drivers who use caffeine to stay awake on long drives are less likely to crash their vehicle, according to a new study in the British Medical Journal. Study participants who used coffee, tea or other caffeine sources to stay awake reduced their risk of getting into an accident“¯by over 60 percent, the study found. "This may seem effective in...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'