A Virginia man escalated a feud with his mother-in-law to lethal proportions by allegedly poisoning her coffee with methamphetamine.
"My kids came out running, saying, 'Mom, I think there’s pills on the, on the bottom of your drink.'"
On National Coffee Day, or any day really, these celebs also depend on a kick of caffeine to jumpstart their mornings.
According to a new study, people who drink large amounts of coffee (four cups or more) have a lower risk of death than their less caffeinated peers.
Credit: Dan Gentile/Thrillist Offices are all about productivity, and productivity is all about coffee. More: Every Coffee Shop Chain’s Pumpkin Latte, Ranked Credit: Flickr/Kishore Bhargava Buy whole beans and a grinder The great Robert Kelly once wrote that there ain’t nothing wrong with a little bump and grind, and although he wasn’t talking about coffee, the words still ring true.
Your taste buds may indicate your personality. Specifically, the potential that those who enjoy bitter foods have sadistic tendencies. Say what? Researchers had participants report their taste preferences, and then complete a series of questionnaires that screened for the “Big Five” factors of personality. Those who reported that they favor bitter flavors — such as black coffee, tonic water, radishes, and celery — were more likely to have “malevolent” personality traits, including narcissism, psychopathy, Machavellianism, and everyday sadism, the study found. Other tastes (sweet, sour, and salty) had some connections to personality types, but bitterness was by far the strongest predictor of the bunch.
(Photo: Waferboard) More than 2 billion people enjoy a cup of coffee every morning, including 85% of the U.S. population. However, there’s some confusion about how caffeine works in your body. To clear up some of that confusion, here’s your guide to caffeine tolerance and coffee-related cortisol release. Will you build a tolerance to caffeine if you drink coffee every day?
Cameron Diaz declared in her book, The Body Book, that the first thing she does in the morning after brushing her teeth is chug a liter of water. “Once I drink the water, I feel it immediately.
“Can you believe these jeans are made of recycled coffee grounds? Perfect for #NationalCoffeeDay! Thank you@AmericanEagle #ButFirstCafeX” Photo: @hilaryduff/Instagram American Eagle Outfitters really loves April Fools Day and annually punks its customers. Once the company released a fake ad for spray-on jeans and another time they introduced a line of doggy clothes (which actually proved to be so popular they produced it).
Starbucks is billing the new toasted graham latte as a “less sweet” drink than the PSL, but is it any better for you? Starbucks announced Wednesday that its stores are now offering the company’s first new fall espresso drink in four years: The toasted graham latte. The toasted graham latte (TGL) is being touted as a “less sweet” drink but the 16-ounce version with two percent milk has a whopping 40 grams of sugar, per the nutritional information Starbucks released. “That’s way more sugar than you ever need in one sitting, unless it’s naturally-occurring sugar,” New York City registered dietitian Jessica Cording tells Yahoo Health.
Starbucks’ pumpkin spice latte has been a fall favorite for years, inspiring memes, GIFs, and social media declarations of love. While the substances are considered safe by the Food and Drug Administration, the FDA said last year that it will review its safety and “generally recognized as safe status” for 4-MEI after a Consumer Reports study found that a dozen soft drinks have higher-than-recommended dosages of the substance. The company announced on Monday that when pumpkin spice lattes hit stores this fall, they will be made with real pumpkin and without caramel coloring.
here has been a bevvy of research in recent years about the health benefits of drinking coffee, leaving regular coffee fans feeling validated — and more than a little smug.
19 sugary lumps of coffee knowledge with which to sweeten your morning cup, from an Ethiopian goat herder named Kaldi to the Yemeni port city of Mocha.
In this totally coffee-flavored coffee cake, coffee flavor-- from espresso powder to coffee liqueur-- shines through in all its wonderfulness.
To celebrate 20 years the frozen, whip-cream topped coffee goodness that is the frappuccino, Starbucks is offering a new flavor for a limited time.