Caffeine part 3: Parkinson’s… and meth?

Caffeine part 3: Parkinson’s… and meth?

So in our previous caffeine articles, I went into detail on how caffeine works. Here and here are the first two posts. Today I will talk about how caffeine should not be taken with meth. A (not so) Fun fact: An extremely popular drug combo of Meth and Caffeine, called Ya-Ba, is prominent in Southeast Asia.  It, originally, was given to horses to provide them with a crippling addiction to meth, but also to help them when they were pulling…

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Caffeine Part 2: Adenosine and me.

Caffeine Part 2: Adenosine and me.

Welcome back to another exciting article by yours truly! If you haven’t read the first part of my caffeine series, you can view it here. In this part, I will cover how this magnificent miracle supplement works. First, let me explain the role of Adenosine.  “I don’t give a crap about that, tell me about caffeine!” you say. Shut up and read damnit. Alrighty, let’s do the thing! Adenosine is a type of molecule that has multiple roles in the body,…

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Is Caffeine as amazing as we think it is? An Introduction into the world that is Caffeine.

Is Caffeine as amazing as we think it is? An Introduction into the world that is Caffeine.

Ah, Caffeine.  The (legal) stimulant king. Caffeine is an extremely well-researched supplement with a lot of proven benefits. Because there is so much to it, I’m going to do a few parts. Thus begins the caffeine saga.  A story of epic proportions, on par with that of the Iliad, the Odyssey, or greater than dare I say it… Twilight LET’S BEGIN Caffeine is a potent stimulant that is ubiquitous throughout our society. A staggering 85% of United States Citizens use…

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