Caffeine

Caffeine - Friend Or Foe?

Dr Sally Norton | Posted 12.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Sally Norton

It's clear that our caffeine levels are creeping up and up. Whether it's a latte on the way to work or an espresso to get through the afternoon slump, coffee has become a routine pick-me-up for millions of Brits.

The Power Of Caffeine In Men's Skincare And Three Products Which Utilise It

Alexander Dalley | Posted 30.06.2017 | UK Style
Alexander Dalley

When applied topically, caffeine infused products improve the appearance of fine lines and can smooth out puffy and inflamed skin, leading to the firmer and tighter appearance of it and helping create a champion complexion to boot.

Study Like A Pro - Music To Keep You Motivated

Dr Rupert Till | Posted 29.06.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Dr Rupert Till

The research shows that silence is worse than vocal or instrumental music when working with pictures, so for art homework or graphic design music is a must. If for your music is distracting, turn it off, but it's at least worth trying working with music playing. The work might take longer, but you might get more done, and be happier while you are doing it.

Busy, Tired, Overwhelmed? You're Not Alone

Dr. Libby Weaver | Posted 20.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Libby Weaver

Stress is something that affects us all to some degree or another, but chronic and unrelenting stress is one of the hallmarks of what I lovingly call Rushing Woman's Syndrome. When you live your life in a rush, with the perception that there is not enough time, your body is churning out stress hormones that communicate to every cell in your body that your life is in danger

Good News Coffee-Lovers! Mocha Hot Drinks Can Improve Attention Span

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Caffè mochas are not only delicious but they can also improve attention span, according to a new study. People who drank hot chocolate were found to ...

Could You Give Up Food Waste In 40 Days?

Lishai Kaufer | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lishai Kaufer

You're probably having 'the chat' at the water cooler this week. Perhaps you've started calling your mates to muster up ideas. If you're super organised, you've already Googled "how to decide what to give up for Lent" at least twice by now.

11 Things You'll Only Understand If You're Addicted To Coffee

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Can’t imagine living without your morning cup of coffee? A new study has revealed that your caffeine addiction might actually be encoded in your DNA...

Coffee In A Cone Is Now The Only Way To Drink Our Morning Caffeine

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Flat whites and double-shot soy chai lattes: your standard coffee order is no longer just black in a paper cup. But the newest coffee trend in South ...

Five Things We Learned About Fitness in June

Chris Hall | Posted 30.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Hall

Another month, another load of fitness research. We've sifted through it all again to cherry pick the very best bits of information you can apply to your training straight away. From caffeine use to the right balance of carbohydrates, we've got it covered!

Everything Every Tea Lover Needs To Know About Tea

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you're a fellow tea fan, you probably consume several cuppas each day without knowing much about what you're drinking. But the above video by St...

Drinking Coffee Could Help End Your Erectile Dysfunction

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Men who drink two mugs of coffee per day are less likely to suffer from erectile dysfunction (ED) than those who avoid caffeine, according to a new st...

Drinking Caffeine After Quitting Caffeine: What I Learned

Harvey Wilks | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Harvey Wilks

After a full month of not drinking caffeine I've just been and had my first coffee - a tasty, bitter black Americano. Relishing the first, piping-hot sip in slow motion, I sat down to chat to a colleague about existential copywriter stuff and what stuff means and stuff.

From Caffeine Fiend to Caffeine Free

Harvey Wilks | Posted 10.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Harvey Wilks

Caffeine addiction is something from which more people 'suffer' than would probably care to admit, because really we don't see it as an addiction. Nicotine dependence gives you cancer and emphysema; alcoholism gives you liver disease and driving bans; meth could result in a face different to the one you were born with.

For Lent: A Letter to My Love.

Polly Walker | Posted 20.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Polly Walker

Things just aren't working out for me anymore. Our relationship has shifted. I've become too dependent on you and I think you know it. Please - forgive me, it's not you, it's me. But I do think you've changed. You used to be sweet, you used to be strong.

Harmful Chemicals Found In Swimming Pools

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

As disgusting as it is, we all know that when you go swimming there's a high chance that somebody's relieved themselves in the pool. Yack. Now a ne...

Why You Don't Need To Feel So Guilty About Your Coffee Habit

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Put the kettle on, because tea and coffee could be good for your health. In a new study of nearly 9000 people, scientists discovered drinking three...

Why You Should Be Drinking More Coffee

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 14.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Good news coffee lovers, your favourite drink could be doing your health the world of good. Drinking up to four cups of coffee per day can cut your...

Poorna Bell

'Caffeine Addiction Is As Real As Being Hooked On Heroin'

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most of us wouldn’t have a slab of hash first thing in the morning, a toke of heroin before a work meeting or a line of cocaine to perk you up in th...

How Does Coffee Affect Your Brain?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There are many of us who would just not be presentable to the human race without a cup of coffee. But with us being so reliant on the black stuff, and...

Why You Should Drink More Coffee (As If You Needed An Excuse)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When your alarm goes off and the thought of facing the day makes you want to crawl back under the covers, there are few things that get you and up run...

Coffee to Go... Do One

Sian Hughes | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Comedy
Sian Hughes

I mean, what's the deal with 'to-go coffee' anyway? Is anybody really so busy micro-managing the shit out of everybody else that they can't SIT THE FUCK DOWN at the table like any other self-respecting human being? Huh?

'One Shot, Extra Skinny Latte': Caffeine Lover Buried In Costa Coffee-Themed Coffin (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK/ SWNS | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK

A coffee lover who tragically lost her battle with breast cancer has been laid to rest in a Costa inspired coffin. Karen Lloyd was known for her l...

Are You Suffering From Caffeine Use Disorder?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It's 6.30 am, you have to be at work in two hours and you discover that you are out of coffee. Do you a) shrug your shoulders knowing you can a cu...

10 Amazing Facts About Coffee

The Huffington Post UK | Patricia Doma | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Chances are you're holding a cup of coffee right now, aren't you? Whether you're the Caramel Macchiato person or have an exquisite routine like Bee...

Caffeine Really Can Boost Your Memory

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Students take heed... A double espresso shot after swotting for an exam might help to jog those elusive memories, new research suggests. Scienti...