Advertisement
Dublin: 12 °C Wednesday 28 July, 2021

#Caffeine

Women who are pregnant or trying for a baby should avoid caffeine altogether, research suggests
# Study
From TheJournal.ie
# Study

Women who are pregnant or trying for a baby should avoid caffeine altogether, research suggests

Aug 25th 2020, 8:43 AM 25,704 Views 40 Comments

The current guidelines from the HSE suggest that pregnant women drink no more than 200mg of caffeine per day.

Energy drinks contain up to 17 spoons of sugar and twice as much caffeine as an espresso
# Obesity
From TheJournal.ie
# Obesity

Energy drinks contain up to 17 spoons of sugar and twice as much caffeine as an espresso

Oct 7th 2019, 10:17 AM 84,895 Views 64 Comments

Overall energy drinks manufacturers have reduced the sugar content in their products since the sugar tax was introduced.

Three cups of coffee a day increases your chances of a migraine, according to new research
# Caffeine
From TheJournal.ie
# Caffeine

Three cups of coffee a day increases your chances of a migraine, according to new research

Aug 8th 2019, 6:20 AM 15,171 Views 15 Comments

One to two caffeinated drinks were reported to have no impact on migraine odds but any more than that increased the likelihood of one occurring.

Boots bans sale of energy drinks to under 16s
# Give It The Boot
From TheJournal.ie
# Give It The Boot

Boots bans sale of energy drinks to under 16s

Mar 5th 2018, 1:10 PM 24,733 Views 56 Comments

The pharmacy chain will no longer sell energy drinks containing more than 150mg of caffeine per litre to children under 16.

Aldi banning sale of energy drinks to under 16s
# High Caffeine
From TheJournal.ie
# High Caffeine

Aldi banning sale of energy drinks to under 16s

Jan 19th 2018, 11:43 AM 20,343 Views 41 Comments

Customers buying soft drinks containing more than 150mg of caffeine per litre will be asked to prove their age.

Teenage boy in US died after drinking energy drinks too quickly
# Caffeine
From TheJournal.ie
# Caffeine

Teenage boy in US died after drinking energy drinks too quickly

May 16th 2017, 8:23 PM 32,782 Views 15 Comments

Davis Allen Cripe, 16, collapsed at school and later died in hospital.

Here's the maximum amount of caffeine you should drink in a day
# Energy Drinks
From TheJournal.ie
# Energy Drinks

Here's the maximum amount of caffeine you should drink in a day

Apr 3rd 2016, 8:00 PM 95,399 Views 59 Comments

The amount of caffeine in various drinks — or even the same drink from a different chain — can vary dramatically.

'Everything is potentially toxic - even coffee and chocolate'*
# Sponsored By Science Foundation Ireland
From TheJournal.ie
# Sponsored By Science Foundation Ireland

'Everything is potentially toxic - even coffee and chocolate'*

Nov 11th 2015, 6:06 PM 13,074 Views 13 Comments

*But it’s really really hard to overdose on either.

This is what coffee does to your body
# Getting Your Fix
From TheJournal.ie
# Getting Your Fix

This is what coffee does to your body

Sep 17th 2015, 8:57 AM 29,417 Views 34 Comments

It’s the mostly widely used psychoactive drug in the world.

5 scientific ways to get more wired on coffee
# Lovin' Spoonful
# Lovin' Spoonful

5 scientific ways to get more wired on coffee

Aug 10th 2015, 10:46 AM 6,474 Views 2 Comments

You need this article. Don’t pretend otherwise.

6 simple ways to cut back on your coffee expenses
# Cawfee
# Cawfee

6 simple ways to cut back on your coffee expenses

Jul 15th 2015, 11:37 AM 3,997 Views 1 Comment

Fund the addiction the cheap way.

Ireland is basically the European champion of tea drinking*
# The Tea Polls
From TheJournal.ie
# The Tea Polls

Ireland is basically the European champion of tea drinking*

Jul 11th 2015, 5:45 PM 17,318 Views 73 Comments

*When it comes to having it as a caffeine source anyway.

11 items all caffeine addicts need in their life
# Coffee Addict
# Coffee Addict

11 items all caffeine addicts need in their life

Mar 3rd 2015, 9:30 PM 7,972 Views 5 Comments

Short of an IV, that is.

Your five-a-day of COFFEE could help reduce your risk of heart disease
# Clear Arteries
From TheJournal.ie
# Clear Arteries

Your five-a-day of COFFEE could help reduce your risk of heart disease

Mar 3rd 2015, 4:44 PM 13,493 Views 27 Comments

You might be pushing the safe limit for caffeine after that.

10 indulgent boozy coffees you can make at home
# Cawwwfee
# Cawwwfee

10 indulgent boozy coffees you can make at home

Mar 1st 2015, 11:00 AM 5,605 Views 1 Comment

Get drunk while you wake up.

Training and love coffee? Here's what you need to know
# Fyi
From The42
# Fyi

Training and love coffee? Here's what you need to know

Oct 23rd 2014, 7:00 PM 7,751 Views 4 Comments

A study by American scientists Riley and Buxton found that up to and including four coffees a day doesn’t actually dehydrate you.

Here is what coffee actually does to your brain
# Give Me The Coffee
From TheJournal.ie
# Give Me The Coffee

Here is what coffee actually does to your brain

Sep 7th 2014, 10:00 AM 29,778 Views 28 Comments

That damn adenosine.

Astronauts on the International Space Station are finally getting an espresso machine
# Ground Control
From TheJournal.ie
# Ground Control

Astronauts on the International Space Station are finally getting an espresso machine

Jun 16th 2014, 4:27 PM 6,574 Views 22 Comments

The specially designed espresso machine will be able to serve hot, freshly brewed coffee while in zero gravity.

Someone at this Dublin coffee shop needs an espresso, STAT
# Caffeine Emergency
# Caffeine Emergency

Someone at this Dublin coffee shop needs an espresso, STAT

Jun 6th 2014, 12:08 PM 5,061 Views 0 Comments

Mood emergency.

The 13 types of coffee drinker
# Espresso Yourself
# Espresso Yourself

The 13 types of coffee drinker

Nov 7th 2013, 1:05 PM 45,423 Views 59 Comments

We’re all just slaves to the sweet nectar.

8 GIFs that prove coffee is a beautiful, beautiful thing
# Cuppa
# Cuppa

8 GIFs that prove coffee is a beautiful, beautiful thing

Oct 22nd 2013, 11:22 AM 11,202 Views 4 Comments

GIVE. US. COFFEE.

15 signs you are a hopeless coffee addict
# Buzzed
# Buzzed

15 signs you are a hopeless coffee addict

Aug 1st 2013, 1:07 PM 24,704 Views 47 Comments

Are you exhibiting these symptoms?

15 coffees that are just too pretty to drink
# Baristart
# Baristart

15 coffees that are just too pretty to drink

May 24th 2013, 11:15 AM 4,324 Views 1 Comment

Latte art. Put it in a museum, stat.

Drugged Spiders Spinning Webs Archive Experiment of the Day
# Tangled Web
From TheJournal.ie
# Tangled Web

Drugged Spiders Spinning Webs Archive Experiment of the Day

May 6th 2013, 9:45 AM 19,764 Views 30 Comments

This is what happens to their spinning skills when they light up a doobie.

Why is the US investigating added caffeine in foods?
# The Buzz
From TheJournal.ie
# The Buzz

Why is the US investigating added caffeine in foods?

May 4th 2013, 9:30 AM 10,071 Views 19 Comments

You may be surprised by the beverages and foods containing the stimulant… even chewing gum.

Do you need the world's strongest coffee?
# The Shakes
# The Shakes

Do you need the world's strongest coffee?

Mar 21st 2013, 11:08 AM 11,869 Views 17 Comments

Because here it is. It’s three times the strength of normal coffee and called ‘Death Wish’.

10 ways that drinking too much coffee can destroy your body
# Coffee
From TheJournal.ie
# Coffee

10 ways that drinking too much coffee can destroy your body

Mar 11th 2013, 7:15 AM 52,450 Views 39 Comments

Back away from the cappuccino – it’s trying to kill you.

7 tricks to waking up earlier
# Morning
From TheJournal.ie
# Morning

7 tricks to waking up earlier

Jan 19th 2013, 8:30 AM 20,707 Views 37 Comments

Rise and shine sleepyheads, it’s a new day.

Which profession drinks the most coffee?
# Caffeine Fix
From TheJournal.ie
# Caffeine Fix

Which profession drinks the most coffee?

Aug 29th 2012, 9:00 PM 23,736 Views 24 Comments

Survey finds half of US workers say their productivity would be affected if they went without coffee.

Billionaire inventor of Red Bull dies aged 80
# RIP
# RIP

Billionaire inventor of Red Bull dies aged 80

Mar 17th 2012, 4:46 PM 8,543 Views 20 Comments

Chaleo Yoovidhya was ranked as the 205th richest person in the world with an estimated fortune of €3.7 billion.

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
From TheJournal.ie
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Feb 8th 2012, 7:54 PM 5,003 Views 3 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: What you need to know about the Finance Bill, latest on the Tallaght drive-by, and the man who’s betting on the Irish economy…

Looking for your daily caffeine hit? Now you can just inhale it...
# Caffeine Addict
# Caffeine Addict

Looking for your daily caffeine hit? Now you can just inhale it...

Feb 8th 2012, 10:50 AM 2,727 Views 10 Comments

A Harvard scientist has created a new product that lets you breathe in your daily dose of caffeine.

High street coffees have 'substantial variations' in caffeine levels
# Caffeine
From TheJournal.ie
# Caffeine

High street coffees have 'substantial variations' in caffeine levels

Dec 1st 2011, 10:02 AM 3,469 Views 25 Comments

New research suggests the caffeine levels of coffees served by high street shops vary widely, raising concerns over consumption levels by pregnant women.

Coffee helps reduce women's risk of depression: study
# Coffee
From TheJournal.ie
# Coffee

Coffee helps reduce women's risk of depression: study

Sep 27th 2011, 12:31 PM 387 Views 1 Comment

US researchers studied the health and caffeine consumption of more than 50,700 women over a decade.

That morning coffee boost? It's all in the mind...
# Wake Up!
From TheJournal.ie
# Wake Up!

That morning coffee boost? It's all in the mind...

Sep 2nd 2011, 9:04 AM 985 Views 3 Comments

If you’re just enjoying your first cup, we’ve got some bad news.

Energy drinks make kids 'fat, not fit' - study
# Energy Drinks
From TheJournal.ie
# Energy Drinks

Energy drinks make kids 'fat, not fit' - study

May 31st 2011, 1:25 PM 918 Views 3 Comments

A study published in an American journal finds that many parents are buying kids high-sugar drinks believing them healthy.

Coffee lover? Blame your genes
Live Apr 11th 2011, 11:14 AM

Coffee lover? Blame your genes

Man claims caffeine made him kill wife
# USA
# USA

Man claims caffeine made him kill wife

Sep 20th 2010, 1:18 PM 199 Views 0 Comments

Suspect says caffeine overdose pushed him to unwittingly strangle his wife.