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#Caffeine

# caffeine - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

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

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

Aug 25th 2020, 8:43 AM 25,758 Views 40 Comments

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

# caffeine - Monday 7 October, 2019

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

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

Oct 7th 2019, 10:17 AM 92,440 Views 64 Comments

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

# caffeine - Thursday 8 August, 2019

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

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

Aug 8th 2019, 6:20 AM 15,188 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.

# caffeine - Monday 5 March, 2018

Boots bans sale of energy drinks to under 16s
# Give It The Boot
# Give It The Boot

Boots bans sale of energy drinks to under 16s

Mar 5th 2018, 1:10 PM 24,783 Views 56 Comments

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

# caffeine - Friday 19 January, 2018

Aldi banning sale of energy drinks to under 16s
# High Caffeine
# High Caffeine

Aldi banning sale of energy drinks to under 16s

Jan 19th 2018, 11:43 AM 20,437 Views 41 Comments

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

# caffeine - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Teenage boy in US died after drinking energy drinks too quickly
# Caffeine
# Caffeine

Teenage boy in US died after drinking energy drinks too quickly

May 16th 2017, 8:23 PM 32,878 Views 15 Comments

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

# caffeine - Sunday 3 April, 2016

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

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

Apr 3rd 2016, 8:00 PM 98,175 Views 59 Comments

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

# caffeine - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

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

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

Nov 11th 2015, 6:06 PM 13,102 Views 13 Comments

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

# caffeine - Thursday 17 September, 2015

This is what coffee does to your body
# Getting Your Fix
# Getting Your Fix

This is what coffee does to your body

Sep 17th 2015, 8:57 AM 29,451 Views 34 Comments

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

# caffeine - Monday 10 August, 2015

5 scientific ways to get more wired on coffee
# Lovin' Spoonful
From The Daily Edge
# Lovin' Spoonful

5 scientific ways to get more wired on coffee

Aug 10th 2015, 10:46 AM 6,528 Views 2 Comments

You need this article. Don’t pretend otherwise.

# caffeine - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

6 simple ways to cut back on your coffee expenses
# Cawfee
From The Daily Edge
# Cawfee

6 simple ways to cut back on your coffee expenses

Jul 15th 2015, 11:37 AM 4,020 Views 1 Comment

Fund the addiction the cheap way.

# caffeine - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Ireland is basically the European champion of tea drinking*
# The Tea Polls
# The Tea Polls

Ireland is basically the European champion of tea drinking*

Jul 11th 2015, 5:45 PM 17,410 Views 73 Comments

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

# caffeine - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

11 items all caffeine addicts need in their life
# Coffee Addict
From The Daily Edge
# Coffee Addict

11 items all caffeine addicts need in their life

Mar 3rd 2015, 9:30 PM 7,978 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
# Clear Arteries

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

Mar 3rd 2015, 4:44 PM 13,498 Views 27 Comments

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

# caffeine - Sunday 1 March, 2015

10 indulgent boozy coffees you can make at home
# Cawwwfee
From The Daily Edge
# Cawwwfee

10 indulgent boozy coffees you can make at home

Mar 1st 2015, 11:00 AM 5,618 Views 1 Comment

Get drunk while you wake up.

# caffeine - Thursday 23 October, 2014

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 7,756 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.

# caffeine - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Here is what coffee actually does to your brain
# Give Me The Coffee
# Give Me The Coffee

Here is what coffee actually does to your brain

Sep 7th 2014, 10:00 AM 29,782 Views 28 Comments

That damn adenosine.

# caffeine - Monday 16 June, 2014

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

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

Jun 16th 2014, 4:27 PM 6,577 Views 22 Comments

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

# caffeine - Friday 6 June, 2014

Someone at this Dublin coffee shop needs an espresso, STAT
# Caffeine Emergency
From The Daily Edge
# Caffeine Emergency

Someone at this Dublin coffee shop needs an espresso, STAT

Jun 6th 2014, 12:08 PM 5,070 Views 0 Comments

Mood emergency.

# caffeine - Thursday 7 November, 2013

The 13 types of coffee drinker
# Espresso Yourself
From The Daily Edge
# Espresso Yourself

The 13 types of coffee drinker

Nov 7th 2013, 1:05 PM 46,553 Views 59 Comments

We’re all just slaves to the sweet nectar.

# caffeine - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

8 GIFs that prove coffee is a beautiful, beautiful thing
# Cuppa
From The Daily Edge
# Cuppa

8 GIFs that prove coffee is a beautiful, beautiful thing

Oct 22nd 2013, 11:22 AM 11,519 Views 4 Comments

GIVE. US. COFFEE.

# caffeine - Thursday 1 August, 2013

15 signs you are a hopeless coffee addict
# Buzzed
From The Daily Edge
# Buzzed

15 signs you are a hopeless coffee addict

Aug 1st 2013, 1:07 PM 24,726 Views 47 Comments

Are you exhibiting these symptoms?

# caffeine - Friday 24 May, 2013

15 coffees that are just too pretty to drink
# Baristart
From The Daily Edge
# Baristart

15 coffees that are just too pretty to drink

May 24th 2013, 11:15 AM 4,333 Views 1 Comment

Latte art. Put it in a museum, stat.

# caffeine - Monday 6 May, 2013

Drugged Spiders Spinning Webs Archive Experiment of the Day
# Tangled Web
# Tangled Web

Drugged Spiders Spinning Webs Archive Experiment of the Day

May 6th 2013, 9:45 AM 20,735 Views 30 Comments

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

# caffeine - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Why is the US investigating added caffeine in foods?
# The Buzz
# The Buzz

Why is the US investigating added caffeine in foods?

May 4th 2013, 9:30 AM 10,078 Views 19 Comments

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

# caffeine - Thursday 21 March, 2013

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

Do you need the world's strongest coffee?

Mar 21st 2013, 11:08 AM 11,885 Views 17 Comments

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

# caffeine - Monday 11 March, 2013

10 ways that drinking too much coffee can destroy your body
# Coffee
# Coffee

10 ways that drinking too much coffee can destroy your body

Mar 11th 2013, 7:15 AM 59,553 Views 40 Comments

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

# caffeine - Saturday 19 January, 2013

7 tricks to waking up earlier
# Morning
# Morning

7 tricks to waking up earlier

Jan 19th 2013, 8:30 AM 20,861 Views 37 Comments

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

# caffeine - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Which profession drinks the most coffee?
# Caffeine Fix
# Caffeine Fix

Which profession drinks the most coffee?

Aug 29th 2012, 9:00 PM 23,741 Views 24 Comments

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

# caffeine - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Billionaire inventor of Red Bull dies aged 80
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Billionaire inventor of Red Bull dies aged 80

Mar 17th 2012, 4:46 PM 8,547 Views 20 Comments

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

# caffeine - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Feb 8th 2012, 7:54 PM 5,006 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
From The Daily Edge
# Caffeine Addict

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

Feb 8th 2012, 10:50 AM 2,734 Views 10 Comments

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

# caffeine - Thursday 1 December, 2011

High street coffees have 'substantial variations' in caffeine levels
# Caffeine
# Caffeine

High street coffees have 'substantial variations' in caffeine levels

Dec 1st 2011, 10:02 AM 3,475 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.

# caffeine - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Coffee helps reduce women's risk of depression: study
# Coffee
# Coffee

Coffee helps reduce women's risk of depression: study

Sep 27th 2011, 12:31 PM 396 Views 1 Comment

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

# caffeine - Friday 2 September, 2011

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

# caffeine - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

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

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

May 31st 2011, 1:25 PM 924 Views 3 Comments

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

# caffeine - Monday 11 April, 2011

Coffee lover? Blame your genes From The Daily Edge
Live Apr 11th 2011, 11:14 AM

Coffee lover? Blame your genes

# caffeine - Monday 20 September, 2010

Man claims caffeine made him kill wife
# USA
From The Daily Edge
# USA

Man claims caffeine made him kill wife

Sep 20th 2010, 1:18 PM 201 Views 0 Comments

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