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what is the difference between sugar caffeine

A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience in Family Medicine
Not close at all. : Sugar is also known as glucose. This is a chemical called a carbohydrate. It is an necessity to live as the body runs on sugar. Caffeine is a stimulan ... Read More

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience in Addiction Medicine
All stimulants: work like adrenaline, and increase the body's metabolic rate, so we burn more fuel to ensure that we can meet the "fight or flight" response. So we b ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes : Get a good night rest. If there is then a problem with sleep, then see your doctor. You could have sleep apnea. This is common in people that are over ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Burping No! Stamina?: Carbonation is simply CO2 dissolved in water, the same way we transport CO2 generated by our cells, body wide, back to our lungs to exhale with each b ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jessica Langenhan
15 years experience in Psychiatry
Stimulant effects: Some people are less sensitive to the effects of sugar and/or caffeine. Also, sugar, in its simple forms (such as that present in pastries or candy) ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michelle Zetoony
17 years experience in Sleep Medicine
Sleep hygiene: 1. Do not watch television prior to bed or in bed. 2. Excercise 3. Eat nutrious diet, avoiding additional sugars and caffeines. 4. Bright light fir ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Vertino
22 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Your brain: Your brain needs a rest from all that sugar and caffeine. Giving your brain all that stimulant and glucose is like running windsprints all day. The ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Sleep: I am sorry but I am having difficulty tracking the exact meaning of your question. To reduce the need for caffiene - come off of caffeine. It should ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Reducing sugar: rapidly is fine. Don't recommend going off caffeine cold turkey - it should be tapered.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Vertino
22 years experience in Clinical Psychology
The best way: Cold turkey and suffering through what withdrawal symptoms could be there is generally the best and fastest way to break a craving or addiction for th ... Read More

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