Finals Season a Safety Test

By , June 09, 2011 / No Comments

As students cram their studies into the days leading up to final exams, some make dangerous choices in order to stay awake and focus. According to the article below, Adderall and Ritalin are two drugs that students abuse by taking high dosages for reasons they are not prescribed for, like studying. These prescription drugs are [...]

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As more and more research is being conducted into caffeine’s role in the health world, findings such as those described in the WebMD article below support a high instance of antioxidants in caffeine. These antioxidants destroy certain molecules in the body called free radicals. Free radicals cause damage that can lead to issues such as [...]

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Q & A: Caffeine without Coffee

By , May 19, 2011 / No Comments

Dr. Mehment Oz and Dr. Michael Roizen discuss one of the benefits of caffeine in the below Q&A article. They maintain that caffeine seems to have brain-defending attributes and is the reason drinking three cups of coffee a day reduces the risk of dementia by 65 percent. In response to those who don’t like coffee, [...]

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