Caffeine may treat, prevent Alzheimer's

Daily coffee may help reduce beta amyloid levels -- plaque accumulation in the brain -- as a means to prevent, treat and slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease, finds promising research by a team led by an Indian-origin scientist.

Could caffeine have the potential to beat Alzheimer's?

Your coffee may do more than just waking you up in the morning, as in a new study, scientists are trying to see caffeine as a potential cure for Alzheimer's disease.

Energy drinks raise resting blood pressure

Energy drinks may increase the risk of cardiac events, warns a new study.

What is Shahid Kapoor's latest addiction?
What is Shahid Kapoor's latest addiction?

Basking in the glory of his last 'Haider', actor Shahid Kapoor has all the reasons to feel on top of the world. The versatile actor has of late been quite active on the social media platforms, updating fans about his day-to-day routine.

How to ward off 'holiday heartburn'

President Obama's recent diagnosis of acid reflux helped in prompting wide awareness of an ailment that is especially prevalent at the time of holiday season; however, its complications can be avoided.

Caffeine blocks cocaine's effects on women sex cycle

Caffeine, a compound found in tea, coffee and various nuts and berries may offer a new treatment option for women cocaine addicts, research shows.

Blame your genes for your addiction to coffee

Researchers have found six new genetic variants that determine how humans react to caffeine.

Five ways to tackle migraine

Migraine headaches are one of the most painful things that a person can experience.

Caffeine may worsen menopausal hot flashes, night sweats

Scientists have found an association between caffeine intake and more bothersome hot flashes and night sweats in postmenopausal women.

Unhealthy food items hard to let go

We generally get tempted by frequently advertised food items high in ingredients such as sugar, fat and salt.

Caffeine`s safety concerns increase with energy drinks gaining popularity

New questions regarding the safety of caffeine for consumers has been recently raised as the caffeine-containing energy drinks have surged in popularity.

How caffeine affects boys, girls after puberty

After puberty, boys and girls experience different heart rate and blood pressure changes after consuming caffeinated sodas and energy drinks, new research says.

Drinking more coffee reduces your risk of developing type 2 diabetes

Researchers including an Indian origin scientist have suggested that by increasing your daily coffee consumption you can reduce your type 2 diabetes risk.

Drinking coffee could help you ward off Alzheimer`s

Researchers have demonstrated for the first time that caffeine has a positive effect on tau deposits in Alzheimer`s disease.

Coffee causes dehydration is a myth: Experts

Coffee has long been blamed for dehydration due to the fact that caffeine is a mild diuretic.

Shun snacks that affect a good night`s sleep

everal studies suggest that eating a small snack a few hours before bedtime may help you sleep by preventing hunger from waking you.

Caffeine-gold combo may help in fight against cancer

A new study has shown that combining a caffeine-based compound with a small amount of gold could someday be used as a tool in the fight against cancer.

Teens consuming `high-caffeine` energy drinks are more likely to use drugs

A new study has revealed that adolescents who consume high-caffeine energy drinks or "shots," are more likely to indulge in alcohol, cigarette, or drug use.

Are you tea addict? Check for caffeine use disorder

f you can`t live without your cup of coffee early morning or that tea to prevent the after-lunch slump, you may be suffering from caffeine use disorder.

Caffeine stirs memory: Study

A jolt of caffeine can boost memory, according to a study published today that provides a scientific motive for students slurping coffee, tea or energy drinks when cramming for exams.