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Insane Energy Drink Experimentation (Don't Try This at Home)

Joe Peacock | Posted 11.29.2011 | Comedy
Joe Peacock

Sometimes, my energy drinks bore me. The trouble is, I've grown accustomed to how all of this stuff works, and my "cycles" are just getting boring. So I figured, why not have a little fun?

Catherine Pearson

Coffee Cuts Depression Risk In Women, Study Shows

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 11.27.2011 | Healthy Living

Coffee may provide more than a momentary pick-me-up, says new research suggesting daily java consumption is tied to a lower risk of depression in wome...

PHOTOS: America's Most Caffeinated Cities

Posted 11.19.2011 | Chicago

With coffee intake nationwide on the rise as of late, Bundle decided to crunch the numbers to determine which U.S. cities spend the most money on coff...

Top 11 Must-Have Items For a First Kitchen

Small Kitchen College | Posted 10.31.2011 | College
Small Kitchen College

Whether you are living in an apartment or sharing a kitchen with a hundred of your peers on your dormitory floor, here are the top eleven must have items for a first kitchen.

How Big A Problem Are Energy Drinks, Really?

Richard C. Senelick, M.D. | Posted 10.19.2011 | Healthy Living
Richard C. Senelick, M.D.

Are energy drinks the new coffee? Do they have excessive health risks and do they need to be regulated, or is the problem limited to their excessive use in our youth?

What Are So-Called ‘Functional Foods’?

Deepak Chopra | Posted 10.01.2011 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

You may have heard about "functional foods." Nutritionists and marketers use this term to describe foods that go beyond the basics of supplying nutrients to the body and appear to help ward off and combat certain chronic illnesses.

The Sleep Diet?

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 09.30.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

New findings provide more evidence to support the weight-control benefits of a full six to eight hours of nightly sleep.

Sightglass in SoMa Ready to Open Its Spacious Café and Roastery

Marcia Gagliardi | Posted 09.14.2011 | San Francisco
Marcia Gagliardi

2011-07-11-foodhopperpull.gifThe enormous, light-filled, multi-level warehouse has a lot to offer: there's the Probat roaster in the front, and the back has a large poured-concrete oval bar, with two sides that will be able to caffeinate your sleepy self.

WATCH: The Greatest Addiction Ever

Posted 08.27.2011 | Food

Do you joke about mainlining your latte in the morning to get your caffeine fix? Well, you probably have a raging addiction, but so do most of us and ...

Bang For Your Buck Coffee Orders

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 08.27.2011 | College
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

I selected a range of options, and compared and contrasted each café based on the quality, price, range and customizability. It is then up to you to decide which criteria you value most. Ready? Go.

1 Energy Drink = 11 Croissants And 9 Other Shockers

Grace Nasri | Posted 08.21.2011 | Healthy Living
Grace Nasri

While studies on energy drinks have focused on the effects of ingredients like caffeine, taurine and guarana (which contains roughly twice the caffeine found in coffee beans), they fail to highlight another important ingredient: sugar.

High Coffee Intake May Cause Auditory Hallucinations

Huffington Post | Amanda Chan | Posted 08.09.2011 | Healthy Living

If you've just downed your fifth cup of coffee and you seem to be hearing things that aren't actually there, well, you might want to blame the caffein...

New Bacteria Can Live On Caffeine

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 07.24.2011 | Green

It turns out investment bankers and over-worked journalists aren't the only organisms that can survive on caffeine. Scientists have recently discov...

Are You Addicted to Starbucks?

Martha Rosenberg | Posted 07.19.2011 | Healthy Living
Martha Rosenberg

How did Bucks convince America that happy hour should be wired, not wasted, and that they have a Macchiato deficiency that requires five dollars and 500 calories a day to treat?

Coffee Cravings May Be Genetic

Slashfood | Jason Best, Posted Apr 8th 2011 @ 2:00PM | Posted 06.11.2011 | Food

Turns out there's another thing you can blame your parents for: your need for a Starbucks fix. Yes, like receding hairlines and pendulous earlobes,...

Coffee Klatch: The Best Coffee in New York's West Village

Patrick McGinnis | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Patrick McGinnis

No matter whether you prefer a latte or some green tea, the West Village is the forefront of New York's coffee renaissance.

The Truth About Melatonin

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

Melatonin is a sleep and body clock regulator, not a sleep initiator.

12 Surprising Sources Of Caffeine

Health.com | Sarah Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Overworked and sleep-deprived, more people are using caffeine as an energy crutch than ever before, experts say. That's not all bad: In fact, 250 mi...

Want To Look Better? Get Your Beauty Sleep

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

Better quantity and quality sleep is an attractive feature, in everyone. A new study showed that when given a choice, people thought individuals with more sleep looked attractive!

Sweeter Holiday Tip #1: Take Timed Breaths to Conquer Cravings and Challenging Situations

Connie Bennett | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Connie Bennett

Are you tempted to cave into a craving or to indulge in any kind of unhealthy behavior, even if it's legal? Here's a simple tip to help.

Hot Again: Pour-Over Coffee Brewing, By The Cup

The Oregonian | Leslie Cole, the Oregonian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

rewed coffee is hot again, and we're not talking about press pots. The pour over, where coffee is brewed by the cup, on demand and by hand, is the new...

Frank Bruni Ingests Four Loko So You Don't Have To

The New York Times | FRANK BRUNI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

While Four Loko has been on the market for only about two years, the dangers it poses are hardly new or isolated. Almost from the moment the caffeine-...

The King of Coffees: The Black Blood of the Earth

Ed Zitron | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Ed Zitron

Black as my soul and twice as thick, I poured it into a shot-glass and stared at it. It was completely opaque -- I could not see anything except my reflected, vaguely worried-looking expression.

PHOTOS: The Best Coffee In Los Angeles

Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

For coffee day, we've rounded up our picks of the best cup of joe in Los Angeles. We're spoiled here - there are three cafes on the list that roast th...

How New York City Ruined My Ability to Get a Good Night's Sleep

Catherine A Pishal | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Catherine A Pishal

Well, if I fall asleep by one, I get six hours of sleep. That's not too bad... Okay, now it's two. If I fall asleep RIGHT NOW I can manage five hours. I can function on five hours.