Woman, 44, suffered acute 'rhabdomyolysis' just six hours after drinking 'litre' of coffee
Excess caffeine intake has been identified as the probable cause of rhabdomyolysis in more than one case study. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 4, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coffee's energy boost ALWAYS 'needs to be repaid with sleep'
Dr Emma Beckett, a molecular nutritionist from the University of Newcastle, said that caffeine staves off drowsiness by temporarily blocking a chemical called adenosine. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 1, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Caffeine levels in coffees sold by high street giants can be
Coffee-lovers hoping for their morning hit could be consuming drinks with caffeine levels that are six times lower than those offered in rival chains, shock new research has suggested. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 1, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drink coffee to blast visceral fat, expert says - backed by studies
Caffeine within the drink could allow your body to burn more calories, she said. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

5 Weight-Loss Strategies That Don ’t Work—And What To Do Instead
Every year, losing weight ranks among the top New Year’s resolutions. And every year, we keep trying many of the same methods—and not surprisingly, keep getting the same disappointing results. The unfortunate truth is that most weight-loss strategies don’t work long term, and some can even make matters worse or cause other harms. But that doesn’t mean trying to shed pounds is futile. Studies show that some approaches are, in fact, effective. Here are five popular methods that often fail—and alternatives that are more likely to lead to long-term success. 1. Counting Calories Tracking calories m...
Source: TIME: Health - January 20, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Robert J. Davis Tags: Uncategorized freelance health Source Type: news

NPPA revises ceiling prices of 128 formulations
The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has also fixed the retail price of 12 scheduled formulations under Drugs (Prices Control) Order, 2013 (NLEM 2022). The retail price of one tablet of anti-diabetes combination drug Glimepiride, Voglibose& Metformin (extended release) has been fixed at Rs 13.83. Similarly, retail price of one tablet of Paracetamol, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride, Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride and Caffeine has been fixed at Rs 2.76. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - January 16, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Explorer, The Concentrated Coffee Brand Offering Four Caffeine Levels, Raises $2.5 Million To Elevate At-Home Coffee Drinking Experience
Brooklyn-based coffee concentrate startup Explorer, founded by mountaineer and former Bain & Company consultant Cason Crane, will further strengthen its distribution partnership with Delta Air Lines and make its foray into retail in 2023. These business plans will be supported by the company’s…#raphaelfarasat #newengland #brooklyn #loricashman #andrewgordon #cpg #timoweiland #pitchbook #newboundventures #explorer (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 2, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why giving up caffeine could cause splitting headaches, crankiness and fatigue
Resisting your cravings for a cup of coffee may not be worth it. Splitting headaches, lack of focus and irritability are common withdrawal symptoms from quitting caffeine. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 1, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Starbucks open on Christmas Eve and Day? Holiday opening hours
With sub-zero temperatures over the Christmas season, a hot drink can often hit the spot. Some people will have to work on Christmas Eve and Day and will be grateful to have a caffeine fix within easy reach. Others might want an excuse to stretch their legs and go out to buy an eggnog latte. Many…#snowmancookie #reindeercakepop #walgreens #cheesedanish #burgerking #almondmilklatte #peppermintmocha #cvs #kroger #caramelbruléelatte (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coffee Intake in Severe HTN Tied to Higher CV Mortality Coffee Intake in Severe HTN Tied to Higher CV Mortality
The potential adverse effects of caffeine in people with severe hypertension may outweigh the putative overall cardioprotective benefits of coffee intake, researchers propose.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - December 22, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Starbucks customers may soon give up their afternoon caffeine kick and drop costly drink modifications like extra syrups, analysts warn
Custom drinks with pricey add-ons like syrups are expected to decline at Starbucks, analyst warns. Zhang Peng / Getty Images Starbucks previously reported that premium add-ons like syrups are a $1 billion business. Consumers are forecast to trade down to smaller drinks and "less expensive…#howardschultz #laxmannarasimhan #starbucks #blackbox #blackboxintelligence #nationrestaurantnews #zhangpenggettyimages #saratrilling #jefferies #andybarish (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

' I feel like the Hulk': Customers call Panera's Charged Lemonade'crack in a cup' in viral TikToks warning of caffeine content
TikTokers are discussing the caffeine content of Panera's Charged Lemonade. TikTok Panera's Charged Lemonade is going viral on social media as users discuss its caffeine content. One TikToker explained drinking five lemonades in one sitting, unknowingly consuming upwards of 1,300 mg of caffeine. A…#panera # #tiktok #monsterenergy #redbull #twitter #panerabread #sarahbaus #somebodyatpaneragon #tiktoker (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Impact of coral chemical compounds on reef health
Stumbling upon a new source of underwater caffeine was just an added bonus of a new study examining the impact of chemical compounds that corals release into the seawater. The study found that the organic chemical compounds produced through … (Source: NSF News)
Source: NSF News - December 19, 2022 Category: Science Authors: NSF Source Type: news

Treatment of lethal caffeine overdose with haemodialysis: a case report and review - Gahona CCT, Bharadwaj AK, Shah M, Bhagat U, Sterman P, Vasquez W.
Caffeine, chemically 1,3,7-trimethylxanthine, is the most widely consumed central nervous system stimulant in the world with pleiotropic effects on the cardiovascular, pulmonary, and renal systems. The advent of over the counter (OTC) caffeine formulations... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 12, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Expert dietitian shares her top tips to improve energy levels - 'Caffeine tablets'
Dietitian Jenaed Brodell shares her top tips to transform that sluggish feeling into a burst of energy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news