Better take a big sip of some strong coffee and experience some of the tranquil energy that caffeine imparts. If you enjoy caffeine, this story may shake you up a little. No drug has ever been field tested the way caffeine has been. There are almost 7 billion people in the world. About 95% of […]
Marina Kushner is a woman on a mission: To spread nonsense about caffeine’s effects, influence state legislatures to try to curb caffeine use, and, in general, to ride into the limelight by intimidating and frightening people so that they avoid caffeine. The Truth About Caffeine, one of her scientismic books, carries forward her campaign.
It was obvious all along. But the caffeine paranoia lobby has been lying and spouting nonsense to such an extent that many people had become confused. Inaccurate, unscientific rulings by the bureaucrats posturing in the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), to the effect that it is unsafe to combine alcohol and caffeine, made the waters even murkier. Now the journal Addiction […]
Slimming down and shaping up are challenges many women face, especially as we enter the spring and summer seasons. Caffeine can definitely help you to lose weight and get into good condition. This is because, taken internally, caffeine reduces your appetite, increases your metabolic rate, allows you to burn more fat, and enables you to […]
According to Ryan Summers, researcher in chemical and biochemical engineering at the University of Iowa, Pseudomonas putida CBB5, a newly discovered bacterium, consumes caffeine, breaking it down into carbon dioxide and ammonia. In a summary of his new study, presented May 24 at the 111th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology in New Orleans, […]
Many studies are pointing to the power of caffeine to ward off liver disease. “Researchers discovered that coffee drinkers had lower levels of liver enzymes,” commented Dr. Sanjiv Chopra, hepatologist and professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School. “Since then, many studies have shown that coffee is amazingly protective for the liver.”
Caffeine evolved to protect plants from microbes and other pests. Therefore, in nature, caffeine is an insecticide. It is added to soil as an insecticide by gardeners around the world today. However, by some uncanny, fortuitous twist of fate, it turns out that this insecticide can improve your health, protect you against a slew of serious diseases, […]
WorldofCaffeine.com explores the lifestyle, performance, and health benefits of caffeine for the hundreds of millions who inhabit the coffee houses of the world and who spend their nights and days chasing the good life while coasting on caffeine.
As has been known to physicians for nearly 500 years, caffeine has a special power to relieve migraine headaches. Coffee was one of the earliest pharmacological remedies used against migraines, and caffeine has been a therapeutic ingredient in some modern migraine medicines for decades. In the 1970’s the theory arose that caffeine alleviates migraines by […]
Drinking coffee reduces the risk of prostate cancer, according to a study by Harvard University researchers that was funded by the National Institute of Health and the Prostate Cancer Foundation and reported in the May 17, 2011 online issue of the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. The study of nearly 50,000 American men found that those who […]