Posts Tagged "coffee"

Too Much Coffee Can Make You Hear Things That Are Not There

Posted on Apr 11, 2018 in Health & Wellness

THROW BACK THURSDAY……. High coffee intake can cause auditory hallucinations – hearing things that are not there – researchers from La Trobe University, Australia report in the journal Personality and Individual Differences, after measuring the effect of caffeine and stress with 92 non-clinical participants. Even five coffees per day can trigger this type of hallucination, they explained. Professor Simon Crowe, from the School of Psychological Sciences, said: “High caffeine levels in association with high levels of stressful life events interacted to produce...

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FDA Warns Consumers To Avoid Magic Power Coffee

Posted on Jul 23, 2010 in Uncategorized

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers that Magic Power Coffee, an instant coffee product marketed as a dietary supplement for sexual enhancement, contains an active drug ingredient that can dangerously lower blood pressure. Consumers who have Magic Power Coffee should stop using it immediately. Sexual enhancement products that claim to work as well as prescription products are likely to expose consumers to unpredictable risks and the potential for injury or even death. In the case of Magic Power Coffee, the FDA collected and analyzed the product and determined that the...

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Lots … and Lots of Coffee Linked to Hallucinations

Posted on Jul 6, 2009 in Uncategorized

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 Research suggests people who drink more than seven cups of instant coffee a day have an increased tendency to hallucinate. High caffeine users may even think they sense non-existent people, according to researchers from the University of Durham. They studied 200 students who were asked about their typical intake of caffeine products. Those who had a high caffeine intake were three times more likely to have the heard voice of someone non-existent than “low” users who consumed less than one cup of instant coffee or its equivalent. Seeing things that were...

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Lots … and Lots of Coffee Linked to Hallucinations, Study Finds

Posted on Feb 5, 2009 in Health & Wellness

Wednesday, January 14, 2009 | FoxNews.com Research suggests people who drink more than seven cups of instant coffee a day have an increased tendency to hallucinate. High caffeine users may even think they sense non-existent people, according to researchers from the University of Durham. They studied 200 students who were asked about their typical intake of caffeine products. Those who had a high caffeine intake were three times more likely to have the heard voice of someone non-existent than “low” users who consumed less than one cup of instant coffee or its equivalent. Seeing...

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Coffee: The Great Energy Sapper

Posted on Nov 19, 2008 in Health & Wellness

Compiled by Frédéric Patenaude. Published in Just Eat An Apple magazine, Vol. 2, #2 Most of my readers are aware of the evils of coffee, and probably all of them have given up this habit. However, I often meet raw foodists or vegetarians who, otherwise following a healthy lifestyle, still drink coffee. It’s their guilty pleasure they say. Others still have an occasional cup of green tea, maté, guarana, or other caffeinated beverages. Some may even think that these beverages are healthy. For many, it’s chocolate, which gives the same strange “pleasure” as the...

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