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Powdered caffeine poses poison risk for unaware users

Poison experts say more and more adolescents are trying to boost workouts or balance school, jobs and sleep with homemade energy drinks made with caffeine powder that can provide lethal doses of caffeine to unaware users.

Thursday - 09/18/2014, 05:06pm EDT

Tags: poison, energy drinks, Paula Wolfson, Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

Data: University of Maryland among nation's most caffeinated schools

Area colleges are back in session, which means many students are gulping down coffee and cramming for tests. New data show one local school is among the top in the nation with the caffeine jitters.

Tuesday - 09/02/2014, 07:05am EDT

Tags: coffee, GrubHub, college, food, University of Maryland, energy drink, Sarah Beth Hensley

Do you know from where your caffeine comes?

The average adult in the U.S. consumes 200 mg of caffeine each day. But do you know from where that caffeine comes? The answer may surprise you.

Monday - 08/04/2014, 06:37am EDT

Tags: Murray Carpenter, Rachel Nania

Smokers may lose ability to taste caffeine

Smokers who like coffee might not know what they're missing.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 01:42pm EDT

Tags: smoking

A new excuse to drink coffee

There may be a new excuse for you to fuel your addiction throughout the day. Drinking coffee or tea may improve your long-term memory, if you consume it after the event you want to remember.

Monday - 01/27/2014, 06:58pm EST

Tags: coffee, coffee and memory, memory

Study examines the best time for a coffee break

Hormones may dictate the best time of day to drink some java.

Wednesday - 10/30/2013, 05:20am EDT

Tags: coffee, sleep, cortisol, Smithsonian magazine

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5 ways to get energy without caffeine

Tired? We could hear you yawn all the way from here.

Wednesday - 05/29/2013, 07:36am EDT

Tags: Paula Wolfson, inc.com, coffee, sleep, energy

Colgate-Palmolive seeks patent for toothbrushes that deliver caffeine, meds

A new patent filed by Colgate-Palmolive aims to make this hygienic step pack more punch by offering caffeine, pain relief or appetite suppressants.

Monday - 05/20/2013, 04:25am EDT

Tags: david burd, teeth, toothbrush

Caffeinated snack foods the new energy craze

While the industry of caffeinated food products is still small compared with energy drinks, The Wall Street Journal reports sales in the U.S. have increased nearly 50 percent to $1.6 billion since 2008.

Monday - 04/29/2013, 04:00am EDT

Tags: david burd, coffee, energy drinks, Wall Street Journal

Coffee helpful for long-haul truckers

A study found truckers who consumed tea, coffee, caffeine tablets or energy drinks were 63 percent less likely to be involved in a crash than their non-caffeinated counterparts.

Friday - 03/29/2013, 11:16am EDT

Tags: del walters, coffee, truck driver,

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