Tag: Caffeine

Coffee Myth-Busting: Cup Of Joe May Help Hydration And Memory

Coffee Myth-Busting: Cup Of Joe May Help Hydration And Memory

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new study adds to the evidence that among everyday coffee drinkers, the wives’ tale that coffee will lead to dehydration is really just that: a tale. Another study found that caffeine may help to consolidate memories in the short-term, but may not help retrieve old memories.

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How Many Cups of Coffee Per Day Are Too Many?

How Many Cups of Coffee Per Day Are Too Many?

| August 17, 2013 | 1 Comment

A study suggests drinking four or more cups of coffee per day could significantly raise your risk of dying from any cause if you are under 55. But other medical researchers say four cups a day may be just fine if you’re healthy.

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Why Caffeine In Coffee Is A Miracle Drug For The Tired

Why Caffeine In Coffee Is A Miracle Drug For The Tired

| April 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Historians tell us that caffeine in coffee helped Western civilization “sober up” and get down to business. Now scientific research shows that at low doses, caffeine improves performance on mental tasks, especially in people who are already tired.

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Not Just For Coffee Anymore: The Rise Of Caffeinated Foods

Not Just For Coffee Anymore: The Rise Of Caffeinated Foods

| December 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Are we getting “Jack’d”? A surge in new caffeine-containing foods leads to new questions about just how much caffeine we’re getting in our daily lives. Some advocates are calling for labeling, and they raise concerns about children’s and teens’ consumption.

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