One of the main ingredients in coffee and tea is caffeine. Caffeine has both bad and good benefits, but too much of caffeine can cause a negative effect for our health. The effects of tea and coffee can have various health benefits, carry out chemical compounds that is in the drink, but too much consumption can create side effects to our body. Caffeine is one of the most popular drug. They are naturally in all coffee beans and tea plants.
“In caffeine the consumption breakdown in Coffee is 54%, Tea it’s 43%, Food and misc it’s 3% and used as a common mood-altering drug in the world, most popular way of ingesting is through coffee”(Linn). The issue with drinking coffee is due to the fact that caffeine can cause some troubling effects like insomnia activity in the brain that prevents sleep, constant need to urinate leading to dehydration due to the lack of fluids in the body, and diarrhea causing the food right out because it accelerates the digestion in the stomach. The consumption of too much caffeine can cause damage in human health also causing an overdose leading to death. The impact in society is through how much caffeine Americans consume daily, and the effects it causes in human health and sleep patterns. Throughout the years past caffeine consumption in America has increased jarasicaly, about 90% in some form daily.
Lastly, a common side effect of coffee we all may have experienced is the staining of teeth and dehydration. After a while, without proper care coffee can permanently stain and damage your dental. Also the caffeine in coffee is a mild diuretic and can increase the volume of urine excreted. However, this effect can be easily counteracted by the drinking of an extra glass of
Numerous people rely on caffeine as an effective way to "wake up" in the morning however, studies have shown that it is addictive, can cause depression and have pregnancy risks. People who drink or have caffeine on a daily basis go through caffeine withdrawal if they don't get their daily fix. On the other hand, researchers have stated that caffeine have shown that caffeine can be very beneficial to the body. For example, caffeine is said to be beneficial in lessening the development of Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s disease, colon cancer, gallstones and cirrhosis of the liver. CAFFEINE CHEMISTRY ‘In its pure state caffeine, or 1, 3, 7-trimethylxanthine, exists as a white powdered alkaloid with an intensely bitter taste.
Once you get in the cycle, you have to keep taking the drug (home.howstuffworks.com). Caffeine raises adrenaline levels and heavy coffee consumption can lead to a state of adrenal gland exhaustion where the adrenal glands are no longer able to adequately respond to stress by releasing enough adrenaline. Adrenal insufficiency can then lead to a host of other problems, including a weakened immune system response, anxiety and panic attacks.
Most teas are often enjoyed for their flavoring, many teas are rich in antioxidants. They... ... middle of paper ... ..., coffee drinks have been relished both for their strong caffeine aspects and for the unique, bold taste. There are certain types of tea’s that have high antioxidant levels which are beneficial for everyday health. Certain less filtered type of coffees have oil that promotes cholesterol being produced by the liver. There is, however, one potential issue when it comes to coffee and your heart’s arteries, and this concerns boiled coffee that is not filtered.
When a person drinks coffee, the caffeine is absorbed into the bloodstream and then travels to the brain where it blocks an inhibitory neurotransmitter called Adenosine. When this happens, the amount of other neurotransmitters actually increases. “You usually drink coffee when you are sleep-deprived, right? Well, that much-needed jolt not only keeps you awake, it makes you sharper. CNN reports that coffee allows your brain to work in a much more efficient and smarter way.
Some of the most known products with caffeine in them are coffee,chocolate,sodas and tea. What you might not know is that caffeine is also in things you might not expect, such as pain killers and sometimes even ice cream. Caffeine is in many things, 90% of Americans eat or drink caffeine in some way shape or form on an everyday basis.I am going to be telling you more about this drug, such as side effects and benefits that would come from having it. I am going to start with the pros of caffeine. When most people think of caffeine, they think of quick energy, and reduced drowsiness.
Coffee not only acts as a stimulant and wakes people up it also has health benefits and is a tasty treat with varieties for each individual taste. Ethiopia is the city were coffee was found in the eleventh century by a shepherd that saw his goats playing in the farmland. The goats were full of energy after eating a strange fruit that was at the valley. He was impressed by the goats reaction so he tried the coffee cherry himself by eating it. The shepherd was amazed by his mental and physical reaction.
Caffeine and especially coffee became a very reliant drug by many to "perk-up" and stay productive throughout the day. Once it's excessively consumed, its effects on the human body are numerous and lead to an unhealthy lifestyle if not treated. Disadvantages of coffee Although coffee may be beneficial some ways, its side affects cannot be ignored. Consuming coffee immensely causes the stress hormone to release chemicals that tend to increase blood pressure, body's heart rate and tension levels. Coffee's mostly known for providing energy, but for many, the rush of adrenaline turns into feelings of "jittery tension" causing difficulty to relax.