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If you’re like us, caffeine is part of your daily routine. In fact, it’s been reported that 90% of adults in America consume caffeine each and every day. But do you know how much caffeine’s in your beverage of choice? Read more...

Energy drinks containing caffeine may boost heart function in healthy people. Researchers in Italy discovered that the function in the left and right ventricles, which pump blood to the body, increased one hour after consuming an energy drink. Read more...

Researchers in Wales discovered that sugary drinks alter the body’s metabolism in as little as four weeks. It appears that sugary drinks re-train isolated muscle cells, switching them to an inefficient metabolism. And this isn’t the first time sugar-sweetened beverages have been linked to muscle problems. Other studies reveal that excessive soft drink consumption leads to muscle weakness. Read more...

It goes without saying that it’s virtually impossible to avoid sugar in our foods and beverages. Though many of us read labels to unearth the sugar levels of our favorite brands, it’s shocking to learn how much sugar we’re consuming — especially when the sugar content is displayed in sugar cubes, as shown in the photos of this article: http://www.sugarstacks.com/beverages.htm. Read more...

In a new study, researchers monitored the memory and thinking processes of 124 people between the ages 65 to 88. Their findings showed that individuals with higher blood caffeine levels avoided the onset of Alzheimer’s disease. Their caffeine source was primarily coffee. Read more...

Concern in the soft drink industry that NYC’s proposal to ban large sugar-sweetened beverages will spread to other cities is becoming a reality. The city of Cambridge, Massachusetts is considering such a ban. Read more...

New York City’s Mayor Bloomberg has proposed a ban prohibiting restaurants, delis and movie theaters from serving large cups of sodas and other sugary drinks. Companies like Coca-Cola and PepsiCo are two companies that would be hardest hit. Read more...

Royal Oak, MI, June 21, 2012 – NURISH BRANDS, INC., is proud to introduce its all-new, sparkling energy beverage FEEL Natural Energy.

FEEL will be offered in 10.5 ounce “sleek” cans in three deliciously refreshing flavors – Raspberry Lemonade, Wild Berry and Mango Passionfruit – with more exciting flavors in the pipeline. It’s naturally sweetened, yet only 15 calories, with no artificial flavors, colors or preservatives. Each serving provides a full day’s supply of vitamin C, along with essential nutrients like calcium and vitamin D. And for an even healthier boost, there’s just the right amount of naturally occurring caffeine. Read more...