Further Adventures in Caffeination

Didn’t caffeinating everything jump the shark a few years ago? Yes. Caffeinated toothpaste. Each dose is said to contain the equivalent jolt of an 8 ounce cup of coffee. The concept is that it gives you your buzz quicker since the caffeine can be absorbed directly through the soft tissues of the mouth. And on …

Caffeination Nation

You know “extreme” caffeination has jumped the shark when you start to see products like this: Heck, there are even caffeinated toothpicks for afterwards (with B12 added, so they must be healthy[ish])! Among all such products, though, energy drinks reign supreme – and cause the most concern. As as we told you about last year, …

Where the Energy Comes From

Sometimes, an energy drink seems the perfect remedy for a draggy day. Heck, with all the caffeine and sugar, how could it not jolt your brain? And just how much is all that? A new Consumer Reports investigation takes a look. And some of its findings might jolt your brain, as well. Of the 27 …