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How does caffeine affect your digestive health?

How does caffeine affect your digestive health?

Many ways: Caffeine is a diuretic, making you urinate frequently to get rid of the toxin "caffeine" which actually more often leeds to constipation and associate hemorrhoidal problems, rectal itching and bleeding. ...Read more

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Caffeine Use (Definition)

Caffeine is a stimulant.Recently may have adopted extremely high levels of caffeine which may cause heart palpitations, especially with young people who buy it at the gas stations. This may be dangerous. A regular cup of coffee in am is ok, but not ...Read more


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Does nescafe or caffeine affect for bieng pregnant, and from how many months should I stop caffeine to don't affect for being pregnant?

Does nescafe or caffeine affect for bieng pregnant, and from how many months should I stop caffeine to don't affect for being pregnant?

Yes: Caffeine can affect pregnancy. It is particularly important in the first trimester, so you should avoid caffeine preferably before you become pregnant, but certainly once you do. Likewise and even more important is to avoid nicotine during this time. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: caffeine use?

What is the definition or description of: caffeine use?

Caffeine is stimulan: Caffeine is a stimulant.Recently may have adopted extremely high levels of caffeine which may cause heart palpitations, especially with young people who buy it at the gas stations. This may be dangerous. A regular cup of coffee in am is ok, but not 2 or 3 cups. ...Read more

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My wife thinks I should see someone for my caffeine use. Should i?

My wife thinks I should see someone for my caffeine use. Should i?

Depends: Depends on how much caffeine you are using. If you are using up to 4-6 cups a day, that should be ok unless you are having side effects from it. If you are using it because you are excessively sleepy, and especially if you are still sleepy despite the caffeine, you should see a sleep medicine physician for sleepiness. ...Read more

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How does caffeine affect motor coordination?

How does caffeine affect motor coordination?

Depends on amount: Caffeine is a stimulant. Small amounts can improve alertness and motor function. High doses can cause tremors and excessive movements. Different people have different reactions. Usual coffee contains 120mg per cup. A large starbucks can have 320mg. A large cola has 80mg but energy drinks can have 250mg. Be careful how much you are taking. ...Read more

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How does caffeine affect an EEG scan?

How does caffeine affect an EEG scan?

Very minimal: Caffeine is a stimulant, and if you are too awake, you may have trouble relaxing, and a desired sleep tracing may be difficult to obtain, BUT otherwise little if any profound effect. ...Read more

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Does caffeine affect any blood tests?

Does caffeine affect any blood tests?

Blood sugar: Caffeine intake can affect blood sugar results. It may also affect the level of some drugs related to caffeine. ...Read more

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Does caffeine affect chronic pain conditions?

Does caffeine affect chronic pain conditions?

It usually helps: In my practice, with my patients, I have found that caffeine usually enhances the effects of other medicines used to treat pain conditions. I have regularly seen this benefit for tension headaches, migraine headaches, and chronic pain conditions. While it is certainly possible that heavy consumption of caffeine may lead to rebound pain, occasional use is generally helpful. The research agrees. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how caffeine affect the kidneys?

Can you tell me how caffeine affect the kidneys?

Caffeine & Kidneys: Caffeine has a diuretic effect (i.e. it will make you urinate). A moderate intake of caffeine (less than 3-4 cups per day) does not increase the risk of kidney diseases. ...Read more

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Digestive Health (Definition)

Digestive health refers to the proper functioning of the digestive tract, including the stomach, ...Read more