Hair loss treatment: Caffeine shown to stimulate male hair follicles by blocking mechanism
BEST hair loss treatment: The obstacles that stand in the way of a solution to hair loss can seem vast. It may come as a surprise to hear that caffeine can eliminate one of the most formidable obstacles, stimulating hair growth as a result. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to sleep: That last dose of caffeine may need to be much earlier than you expected
HOW TO SLEEP: If the thought of another sleepless night is filling you with dread, you may need to re-evaluate your relationship with caffeine. The stimulant drug could be affecting you more than you realise. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for weight loss: Fibre and caffeine pills help to burn fat says studies
BEST supplements for weight loss: Losing weight will always come down to how much you eat and how much you move. However, there are a few supplements out there that can help make the weight loss journey a little easier. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Multiple caffeine doses maintain vigilance, attention, complex motor sequence expression, and manual dexterity during 77 hours of total sleep deprivation - Killgore WDS, Kamimori GH.
Sleep deprivation (SD) and fatigue have detrimental effects on performance in operational settings. Few studies have investigated the cumulative effects of SD and fatigue on performance under heavy workload demands. Therefore, we investigated the effica... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Combined effects of soft drinks and nicotine on Streptococcus mutans metabolic activity and biofilm formation
In conclusion, smokers should consider sugar-free caffeinated versions to minimize the chance of developing dental caries dut to the reduction of biofilm formation.  (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - December 22, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Migergot (ergotamine tartrate and caffeine)
Title: Migergot (ergotamine tartrate and caffeine)Category: MedicationsCreated: 12/4/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/4/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Migraine General)
Source: MedicineNet Migraine General - December 4, 2020 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Norgesic (Orphenadrine Citrate with Aspirin and Caffeine) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - November 30, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Migergot (Ergotamine Tartrate and Caffeine Suppositories) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - November 30, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Hair loss shampoo: Do caffeine shampoos work as a treatment? What studies reveal
CAFFEINE shampoos are widely available on the high street, with many people claiming they can help stimulate hair growth and prevent hair loss. But do they actually work? Here's what studies have to say. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coffee application may restore hair growth by suppressing a key mechanism that causes it
BEST hair loss treatment: Hair loss is often the result of natural processes in the body so stopping it can seem futile. It has been suggested that caffeine can restore hair growth by inhibiting the mechanisms involved - is there any truth to these claims? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Consider going decaf: an intentional caffeine overdose in the emergency department - Meester S, Hogrefe C.
BACKGROUND: Caffeine (1,3,7-trimethylxanthine) is a naturally occurring compound found in plants and is the most utilized drug in the world. An estimated 89% of U.S. citizens and 80% of people worldwide consume caffeine on a regular basis. The prevalence o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Later chronotype is associated with higher alcohol consumption and more adverse childhood experiences in young healthy women - Hug E, Winzeler K, Pfaltz MC, Cajochen C, Bader K.
This study aimed at examining potential associations of mid sleep timing (chronotype) and social jetlag with intake of alcohol and caffeine, depressive symptoms, and body mass index (BMI) in a sample of healthy young women. Furthermore, it was explored whe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

More Evidence Links Coffee Intake to Reduced Parkinson's Risk More Evidence Links Coffee Intake to Reduced Parkinson's Risk
The link between higher caffeine levels and a reduced likelihood of having Parkinson's disease appeared stronger among those with a genetic mutation linked to the condition in a new study.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - October 14, 2020 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Could Coffee Reduce Parkinson's Risk?
MONDAY, Oct. 5, 2020 -- Caffeine may reduce the risk of Parkinson's disease in people who have a gene mutation associated with the movement disorder, researchers report. " These results are promising and encourage future research exploring caffeine... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 5, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Plasma Caffeine Concentration Lower in Parkinson Disease
FRIDAY, Oct. 2, 2020 -- Plasma caffeine concentration is lower in individuals with Parkinson disease (PD), especially LRRK2 mutation carriers, according to a study published online Sept. 30 in Neurology. Grace F. Crotty, M.D., from Massachusetts... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 2, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Drink coffee after breakfast, not before, for better metabolic control
(University of Bath) The new study looked at the combined effects of disrupted sleep and caffeine on our metabolism - with surprising results. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

October 2020
Discoveries in Basic Science : A Perfectly Imperfect Process Tired or Wired? : Caffeine and Your Brain Contact Lenses Slow Children ’s Nearsightedness Manage Stress and Build Resilience Healthy Pregnancy for Every Body (Source: NIH News in Health)
Source: NIH News in Health - September 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Strides Pharma Science arm gets USFDA nod for tension headache tablets
Strides Pharma Global Pte Ltd, Singapore, has received approval for Butalbital, Acetaminophen, and Caffeine tablets USP in the strengths of 50 mg/325 mg/40 mg from the United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA), Strides Pharma Science said in a regulatory filing. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - September 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

TNF α G308A genotype, resilience to sleep deprivation, and the effect of caffeine on psychomotor vigilance performance in a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover study - Skeiky L, Brager AJ, Satterfield BC, Petrovick M, Balkin TJ, Capaldi VF, Ratcliffe RH, Van Dongen HPA, Hansen DA.
The TNF α G308A gene polymorphism has been reported to influence performance impairment during total sleep deprivation (TSD). We investigated this effect in a randomized, double-blind, crossover laboratory study of repeated exposure to 48 h TSD with caffe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Feeling tired after enjoying a cup of coffee? You should probably limit your caffeine intake, advise researchers
(Natural News) A lot of people rely on coffee to keep them awake and improve their focus. That’s because coffee contains caffeine, a natural stimulant that’s also found in tea and cacao plants. But if you’re a frequent coffee drinker and notice you’re feeling more tired, you might need to lay off coffee – experts say... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Caffeine shot delivers wakeup call on antifungal drug resistance
(University of Edinburgh) The management of fungal infections in plants and humans could be transformed by a breakthrough in understanding how fungi develop resistance to drugs. It was previously thought that only mutations in a fungi's DNA would result in antifungal drug resistance. Current diagnostic techniques rely on sequencing all of a fungi's DNA to find such mutations. Scientists from the University of Edinburgh have discovered that fungi can develop drug resistance without changes to their DNA -- their genetic code. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Claims About Risks Of Caffeine Consumption In Pregnancy Misleading
You may have seen claims in the news over the last week that pregnant women should avoid all caffeine as it puts their unborn baby at risk, but are these claims really true? (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - August 29, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Helen Albert, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

Best supplements for an energy boost: The top 3 pills that may give you a lease of life
BEST supplements for an energy boost: Is your daily intake of caffeine not cutting it? Or, choosing to refrain from such a stimulant, are you hoping to naturally boost how you feel? These three pills could help. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pregnant People Should Cut Out Caffeine, According To Study
A cup of coffee may be your usual wake up call. However, research has found it may be linked to adverse birth outcomes. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - August 28, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alice Broster, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

Maternal Caffeine Intake May Be Tied to Negative Pregnancy Outcomes
TUESDAY, Aug. 25, 2020 -- Maternal caffeine consumption is associated with negative pregnancy outcomes, according to a review published online Aug. 24 in BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine. Jack E. James, Ph.D., from Reykjavik University in Iceland,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 25, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Caffeine intake not safe during pregnancy, study says
A new study on caffeine consumption contradicts current guidelines allowing two cups of moderate-strength coffee during pregnancy. But some experts are questioning the results. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Having some caffeine in pregnancy 'is fine'
A couple of cups of coffee a day should not be risky despite 'alarmist' new research, experts say. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - August 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mothers-to-be urged to avoid caffeine as study finds there is NO safe level of consumption
Professor Jack James, of Reykjavik University in Iceland, claimed thousands of babies were harmed every year because women consume that supposedly 'safe' level of caffeine. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Caffeine consumption not safe during pregnancy, new study says. Some experts disagree
There is no safe level of caffeine for a developing fetus, so women who are pregnant or considering pregnancy should abstain from coffee and other caffeine-containing products entirely, according to the author of a new review of literature. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

No safe level of coffee drinking for pregnant women, study says
Cut out caffeine to help avoid miscarriage, low birth weight and stillbirth, paper advisesPregnant women should cut out coffee completely to help avoid miscarriage, low birth weight and stillbirth, according to astudy of international evidence about caffeine and pregnancy.In contradiction to official guidance in the UK, US and Europe, there is no safe level for caffeine consumption during pregnancy, according to a peer-reviewed study published in the journal BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 24, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Robert Booth Social affairs correspondent Tags: Pregnancy Health Medical research Science Society Source Type: news

There's No Safe Amount of Caffeine in Pregnancy: Report
MONDAY, Aug. 24, 2020 -- Women who are pregnant or trying to get pregnant may need to forgo coffee, tea, sodas and other sources of caffeine. A new data analysis finds no safe level of the drug during this time. " The cumulative scientific evidence... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 24, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

End nicotine, sugar, or caffeine cravings using these five BRAIN FOOD supplements
(Natural News) Most consumers who indulge themselves with mood-enhancing “treats” like sugar, nicotine, alcohol, or high doses of caffeine, are also paying a price on the back end when the dopamine “crutch” wears off, and they experience what has come to be known as the “chemical hangover.” With the chemical hangover, the only mainstream “relief”... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tea, milk and other drinks to help you sleep (and some that will hurt)
We know to avoid coffee and chocolate before bedtime since both contain caffeine and can keep you awake at night. But what to replace those delicious options with? (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Zydus Cadila gets final approval from USFDA to market generic tension headache tablets
The company has received final approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) to market Butalbital, Acetaminophen and Caffeine tablets in strengths of 50mg/325mg/40 mg, Zydus Cadila said in a statement. The drug will be manufactured at Nesher Pharma's manufacturing facility at St. Louis in the US, it added. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - July 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Recent caffeine drinking associates with cognitive function in the UK Biobank - Cornelis MC, Weintraub S, Morris MC.
Clinical evidence points to the premise that caffeine may benefit cognition, but whether these findings extend to real life settings and amidst factors that impact caffeine metabolism is unclear. The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of recen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

The adulterated XANAX pill: a fatal intoxication with etizolam and caffeine - Kolbe V, Rentsch D, Boy D, Schmidt B, Kegler R, B üttner A.
A 49-year old man was found dead at home next to a glass containing a dried, white, crystalline substance and near a bag containing pills with the imprint XANAX, the trade name of alprazolam. A comprehensive screening of material collected during the autop... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Can caffeine intake combined with aerobic exercise lead to improvement in attentional and psychomotor performance in trained individuals? - Machado S, S á Filho AS, Campos C, de Paula CC, Bernardes F, Murillo-Rodriguez E, Maranhão Neto GA, Lattari E.
To evaluate the acute effects of ingestion of 500  mg of caffeine in addition to aerobic exercise on the optimization of cognitive attention tasks and simple reaction time. Twenty men were randomly divided into two groups, caffeine (CAF) and placebo (PLA)... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Meet Rory Z Fulcher, author of #Hypno Fasting
This week, I’d like to introduce Rory Z Fulcher to the Thursday Throng author interview sofa with his new book Hypno Fasting. Rory is a professional hypnotherapist and stage/street hypnotist, best-selling author and international hypnosis trainer. He’s also one of the HypnoBros, a founding director of HypnoTC: The Hypnotherapy Training Company, as well as a director for the online hypnosis training company Hypnosis-Courses.com. What is one thing people wouldn’t usually know about you? Something that surprises quite a lot of people is that I am quite an introvert. Although, as a hypnosis trainer, I speak ...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - June 11, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Thursday Throng Writing author interview self help books Source Type: news

Coffee versus matcha: Which gives you better sleep? (Yes, sleep)
(Natural News) Coffee and green tea are popular beverages, especially among those who need a pick-me-up to start their day. However, according to an expert, drinking green tea is ideal if you want to sleep better at night. Caffeine is a stimulant and consuming too many caffeinated drinks can affect your sleep quality. But if... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effects of caffeine intake and exercise intensity on executive and arousal vigilance - Sanchis C, Blasco E, Luna FG, Lupi áñez J.
During physical efforts and sport practice, vigilance is responsible for maintaining an optimal state of activation, guaranteeing the ability to quickly respond and detect unexpected, but critical, stimuli over time. Caffeine and physical exercise are able... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Women who get a caffeine fix two or three times a day have less body fat than those who drink none 
Women who enjoy two or three cups of coffee a day have less body fat than those who drink less or none at all. Coffee may contain compounds with anti-obesity properties that cause body fat to fall. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Caffeine use and associations with sleep in adolescents with and without ADHD - Cusick CN, Langberg JM, Breaux R, Green CD, Becker SP.
The objective of this study was to compare caffeine consumption in the morning, afternoon, and evening in adolescents with and without attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and examine associations with sleep functioning. METHO... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Stronger and Safer Than Any Vaccine …
The coronavirus exposed the fatal flaw of our mainstream health system: the misguided dependence on the U.S. government and Big Pharma to save the day. Dozens of companies are now in a race to develop a coronavirus vaccine and treatment drugs — with billions of dollars in profits going to the winner. I have news for you: The vaccine won’t stop this virus. You can’t eradicate a virus like this with an external weapon like a vaccine, any more than you can eradicate seasonal flu or the common cold. But you can make sure you never get the coronavirus in the first place — or any other disease-causing...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - May 8, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dr.A.Sears Tags: Health Source Type: news

Drink Up! Coffee Won't Harm Your Heart, Study Finds
THURSDAY, May 7, 2020 -- Your doctor may have cautioned that the caffeine in coffee can set your heart racing and cause an abnormal heartbeat. Well, that's bunk, a new study finds. " We were unable to find any evidence that those who drank coffee had... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Energy Vitamin Gets You Up Off the Sofa
If you’re stuck at home, practicing social distancing and self-isolation, you might feel less motivated than usual. I get it… It’s easy to feel indifferent during these trying times. Weeks of staying home can leave you feeling drained and struggling to get up off the couch. You might be tempted to reach for an energy drink to get you going. If you do, you’re not alone. Bottled energy drinks are big business… The market was valued at $53 billion in 2018 and is predicted to surge to $86 billion in the next few years.1 But these “energy” drinks deliver a lot of false promises AND...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - May 6, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dr.A.Sears Tags: Anti-Aging Nutrition Source Type: news

Three consecutive nights of sleep loss: effects of morning caffeine consumption on subjective sleepiness/alertness, reaction time and simulated driving performance - Bartrim K, McCarthy B, McCartney D, Grant G, Desbrow B, Irwin C.
Caffeinated products  are often consumed as a popular countermeasure to the effects of sleep loss. However, the efficacy of caffeine to exert these effects after consecutive nights of sleep loss is poorly understood. The aim of this study was to investig... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

This Is Your Body And Brain On Coffee
Drinking more caffeine during the coronavirus lockdown? Here's how it can affect you over time and advice on making it better for you. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - April 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What’s your Health Crutch: sugar, caffeine, or nicotine?
(Natural News) When it comes to sugar, caffeine and nicotine, most Americans over-indulge in at least one of the three, if not two, or even all three. Let’s start with those “nic-fits.” One in every four Americans uses nicotine daily, the third-most-addictive drug on Earth, close behind heroin (think prescription opiates) and cocaine (think crack).... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mass. Company Giving Out 1,000 Pounds Of Coffee, 10,000 Tin Ties To Make Coronavirus Masks
BOSTON (CBS) – Dean’s Beans Organic Coffee is using caffeine to show compassion during the Coronavirus Crisis. “A pound of coffee doesn’t change a person’s life but it helps it makes people feel better,” owner Dean Cycon told WBZ-TV. “A Thousand Pounds of Light” coffee. (Image Credit: Dean’s Beans)   The local coffee roaster describes itself as a social justice company that uses coffee to creative positive change around the world. When the Corona Virus pandemic hit, they decided to start up a campaign called “Thousand Pounds of Light.” “We’r...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - April 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Consumer Health Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Coronavirus Orange News Source Type: news

Granules India gets USFDA approval for Butalbital, Acetaminophen, Caffeine capsules
​Butalbital, Acetaminophen and Caffeine Capsules are used to treat tension headaches. ​Butalbital, Acetaminophen and Caffeine Capsules USP, 50 mg/300 mg/40 mg had US sales of approximately 42 million dollar MAT for the most recent twelve months ending in February, 2020 according to IQVIA Health. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - April 8, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news