Latest Health effects of caffeine Stories

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,...

Coffee, Energy Drinks Common Caffeine Sources For Adolescents
2014-02-10 15:18:19

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new study published in the journal Pediatrics, about 73 percent of American children consume caffeine on any given day. While the study did not find that the amount of caffeine consumed by children has increased from 1999 to 2010, it did find kids are getting more of their caffeine from coffee and energy drinks and less from soda. Based on the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), the study also...

Caffeine Use Disorder
2014-01-29 09:49:49

[ Watch the Video: Caffeine Addiction Can Cause Withdrawals ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Some people like to chalk up their regular caffeine use as a personality quirk, but a new research review has asserted that habitual use of the stimulant can actually be classified as a condition – Caffeine Use Disorder. According to the study, published in the Journal of Caffeine Research, many people are reliant on caffeine to the point they experience withdrawal...

2014-01-14 23:03:19

A recent study from Johns Hopkins University and published in Nature Neuroscience found that caffeine has a positive effect on long-term memory. According to an article posted on John Hopkins’ Hub online news center, this is the first study of its kind that examined caffeine's effects on long-term memory. Farmington Hills, MI (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 A recent study from Johns Hopkins University and published in Nature Neuroscience found that caffeine has a positive effect on...

Caffeine Enhances Memory For Up To 24 Hours
2014-01-13 04:46:47

[ Watch the Video: Memory Enhancement From Coffee Consumption ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While caffeinated beverages such as coffee and tea are commonly consumed by people looking for an early morning energy boost, new research appearing in the journal Nature Neuroscience suggests that they could also serve as a memory enhancer. Michael Yassa, assistant professor of psychological and brain sciences, and his colleagues report in their study that...

2013-12-26 23:04:48

The new “16 Tips To Give Up Caffeine” report on the website Vkool.com instructs people how to quit caffeine effortlessly. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) December 26, 2013 The new “16 Tips To Give Up Caffeine” report on the site Vkool.com includes two main parts covering useful tips on how to quit caffeine easily and effectively. The article is specifically designed for those people who want to eliminate their caffeine addiction and improve their overall health naturally. In the first part,...

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....

Coffee May Heighten Mortality Risk In Younger People
2013-08-16 05:34:47

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Every day in the US, approximately 400 million cups of coffee are consumed. For people under 55 years of age, drinking large amounts of coffee could be bad for your health. The study, published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings, examined more than 40,000 individuals to find a statistically significant 21 percent increase in mortality risk for those drinking more than 28 cups of coffee a week and death from all causes, with a greater than 50...

Coffee Reduces Suicide Risk
2013-07-26 12:38:30

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The health benefits of coffee have long been heralded as studies have found that the magical little brown bean can work to prevent strokes, heart disease and more. If anyone needed any more of a reason to pour a cup of java, the Harvard School of Public Health has released a new study which found that men and women who drink several cups of coffee a day are 50 percent less likely to commit suicide. Decaffeinated coffee may not be...

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...

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