Tag Archives: Coffee

The Problem With Energy Drinks

I’ll start out by saying that I am no longer on the stimulant roller-coaster. I quit caffeine when I developed test anxiety in medical school. For me, caffeine is something I ingest by accident, if the Barista made a mistake with my drink. Why am I done with stimulants? I get the shakes, I become irritable and I get […]

Does Coffee Ward Off Depression?

My eyes were diverted by a story posted on a major health site titled: 7 surprising facts about coffee. I’m easily lured into these traps more often than I’d like to admit, but I gave in to curiosity. It turns out this tease was a montage of reasons to justify our national dependence on caffeine, and […]