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New App Promises To Break Down How Caffeine Intake Is Affecting Your Sleep

Ah, caffeine. We drink it during the day to stay awake, but that can sometimes result in sleepless nights. Now, a new app could help with that problem.

03/10/2014

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7 Simple Tricks To Beat Jet Lag

No matter how seasoned you are as a traveler, you will get jet lag. Though jet lag can’t be avoided, it can be minimized on your next vacation with these seven tips.

03/07/2014

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Kids Drinking More Coffee And Energy Drinks

Caffeine has been a choice to boost energy for centuries but the caffeinated beverage of choice for the young seems to be changing.

02/20/2014

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Caffeine Common In Kids And Young Adults, Mostly From Soda

The analysis is the first to examine recent national trends in caffeine intake among children and young adults and comes amid a U.S. Food and Drug Administration investigation into the safety of caffeine-containing foods and drinks, especially for children and teens.

02/10/2014

The manufacturers of a popular caffeinated alcohol drink announced on Nov. 16, 2010, that they will remove the caffeine from its controversial products -- just before the FDA reveals its intention to ban the Four Loko beverage. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Study: Energy Drinks May Cause Heart To Squeeze Harder

There is a growing concern over the health effects of energy drinks, especially on the heart.

12/13/2013

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Coffee Or Sex? Most Would Take Coffee, Survey Says

Fifty-three percent of survey respondents said coffee was better than sex for waking up.

10/08/2013

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FDA To Investigate Added Caffeine In Foods

The FDA’s new look at added caffeine and its effects on children and adolescents is in response to a caffeinated gum introduced this week by Wrigley.

04/30/2013

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Studying Dietary Links To Depression

A recent study took a look at the link between soda, coffee and depression.

01/17/2013

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Area Physician Issues Warning About High-Caffeine Energy Drinks

Energy drinks are not for children, according to Dr. John Russell, director of the family medicine residency program at Abington Memorial Hospital.

10/23/2012

Coffee In Moderation May Be A Healthy Choice

If you like that cup of coffee there may be another great reason to enjoy it. Researchers have found that daily moderate coffee drinking may be linked with a lower risk of heart failure.

07/02/2012

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Health: Caffeine Chips To Give Energy Boost

A jolt of energy in a bag of chips? We’re talking about the same kind of caffeine that you usually find in coffee or power drinks. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more.

04/23/2012

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Health Watch: New Way To Get Caffeine Fix

Get a jolt of caffeine without having to take a drink or a pill. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on the new item that’s available just this week.

01/23/2012

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Tips For Curing A Hangover

So what can you do if you do drink too much alcohol? One of the best things is to get some rest.

01/01/2012

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Health: Melt In Your Mouth Pick-Me-Up

A quick shot of energy, not from a drink, coffee or any medication. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl shows you what could be a new solution when you need a pick-me-up.

11/21/2011

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Starbucks App

You can fast track the caffeine into your system with the multifunctional Starbucks app for your iPhone.

09/20/2011

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