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The Takeaway

Rest Easy, America. Coffee is Good for You.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

A new study from the nation's top panel on nutrition has found that coffee is good for you—and you should be drinking more of it.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

The Lengths People Will Go To Preserve a Coffee Habit

Friday, February 20, 2015

The internet is a cruel place to learn how to make coffee. One company made that process simple and became enormously popular, but customers turned on it after a recent upgrade. 
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The Leonard Lopate Show

How Caffeine Helps, Hurts, and Hooks Us

Friday, March 21, 2014

Caffeine is the most popular drug in America. Murray Carpenter why caffeine has such a powerful effect on us—it can boost our mood and improve our athletic performance. He looks at the various ways caffeine is delivered to the body, how it affects us, and why it’s not regulated. He’s the author of Caffeinated: How Our Daily Habit Helps, Hurts, and Hooks Us.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

All Your Caffeine Questions, Answered

Monday, March 17, 2014

A cup of coffee is almost entirely water, but does it dehydrate us? A lot of us drink it every day, but we still haven't figured out exactly what it's doing to our bodies. Luckily, we've got the author of Caffeinated: How Our Daily Habit Helps, Hurts, and Hooks Us to explain.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

CAFFEINE!; the Metro-North report; Crimea’s Decision

Monday, March 17, 2014

Did you know that the caffeine in soda is usually made in China? Murray Carpenter is author of Caffeinated: How Our Daily Habit Helps, Hurts, and Hooks Us and he’ll explain the drug. Plus: what a federal report on the Metro-North crash found about how the rail service was too lax about safety; the latest on the Crimean referendum; and more.

Features

Amy Eddings' Food for Thought: Discovering Yerba Mate

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

I love coffee. Not for the caffeine -- I've been drinking decaf for several years now -- but because I like the strong taste and the creaminess of coffee with frothy, warmed milk. So, it's been a big drag to have to give it up for my 21-day detox. I've switched, for the time being, to tea.

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