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Caffeine is a bitter substance found in coffee, tea, soft drinks, chocolate, some nuts and certain medicines. It has many effects on the body's metabolism, including stimulating the central nervous system. This can make you more alert and give you a boost of energy.
Discovery of key protein’s structure may help improve drug design

Discovery of key protein’s structure may help improve drug design

A daily cup of hot tea may lower glaucoma risk

A daily cup of hot tea may lower glaucoma risk

Non-ionizing radiation from magnetic fields could have adverse biological impacts on health

Non-ionizing radiation from magnetic fields could have adverse biological impacts on health

Teachers call for ban on sale of energy drinks to under-16s in schools

Teachers call for ban on sale of energy drinks to under-16s in schools

TSRI chemists invent new method that simplifies late-stage modification of drug molecules

TSRI chemists invent new method that simplifies late-stage modification of drug molecules

Energy drink consumption linked to negative health consequences

Energy drink consumption linked to negative health consequences

Energy-drink consumption influences alcohol-induced body sway

Energy-drink consumption influences alcohol-induced body sway

Most teas contain safe amounts of fluoride, UF study finds

Most teas contain safe amounts of fluoride, UF study finds

Caffeine consumption may prolong lives of kidney disease patients

Caffeine consumption may prolong lives of kidney disease patients

Women can focus on modifiable risk factors to prevent breast cancer

Women can focus on modifiable risk factors to prevent breast cancer

TSRI study offers key insights into possible links between sleep and hunger

TSRI study offers key insights into possible links between sleep and hunger

Scientists identify potential treatment target for diabetic retinopathy

Scientists identify potential treatment target for diabetic retinopathy

Common acid reflux drugs linked to progression of chronic liver disease

Common acid reflux drugs linked to progression of chronic liver disease

Researchers identify intervention strategies to curb consumption of energy drinks

Researchers identify intervention strategies to curb consumption of energy drinks

Researcher discovers why people tend to fall asleep when bored

Researcher discovers why people tend to fall asleep when bored

Caffeine may not relieve movement symptoms for people with Parkinson's

Caffeine may not relieve movement symptoms for people with Parkinson's

Drinking three or more cups of coffee a day linked to reduced mortality risk in HIV-HCV patients

Drinking three or more cups of coffee a day linked to reduced mortality risk in HIV-HCV patients

Study identifies novel molecular interactions that explain cognitive defects in Parkinson's disease

Study identifies novel molecular interactions that explain cognitive defects in Parkinson's disease

Lack of sleep could be blamed for many major diseases says sleep scientist Matt Walker

Lack of sleep could be blamed for many major diseases says sleep scientist Matt Walker

Substances in coffee could help quash risk of developing diabetes

Substances in coffee could help quash risk of developing diabetes