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Chai – Pakistan’s only halal nasha

Where did Pakistan’s favorite drink exactly come from?

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7 ways drinking coffee helps improve your health and wellbeing

NEWS DESK: Caffeine is the most commonly used psychoactive drug in the world — for good reason. It wakes us up, helps us stay on task, and provides an oft-needed energy boost. And most of us in the Americas and Europe get our caffeine fix from coffee. But people often worry that they should limit…

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Hitting the snooze button is harming your heart and nervous system

NEWS DESK: Hitting the snooze button repeatedly inflicts “cardiovascular assault” on the body and abuses your nervous system, a neuroscientist has warned, reported The Independent. Professor Matthew Walker, who teaches at the University of California’s Centre for Human Sleep Science, has issued a slew of advice for people who struggle nodding off, as it’s revealed…

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Caffeine a better painkiller, scientists suggest

ISLAMABAD: A healthy amount of daily caffeine could actually be also doing a job as a pain reliever, according to scientists. A new study has found that caffeine, the active ingredient in the morning brew, is more effective at treating pains than widely available painkillers like ibuprofen, and even morphine, reported BBC health. However, it…

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Caffeine Intake – Bad for Your Health

  Written By: Jazib Ali  Caffeine, a mental stimulant drug naturally produced in 60 different plants species. This psychoactive drug, when consumed through drinks can keep a person mentally active for long enough as desired or required. Naturally caffeine can be extracted from 60 different plants, most common of which are coffee beans, kola nut,…

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Caffeine consumption ups miscarriage risk: study

WASHINGTON: Women have an increased risk of miscarriage if they or their partner consume more than two caffeinated drinks a day in the weeks leading up to conception, a new US study found. Women who drink more than two caffeinated beverages per day during the first seven weeks of pregnancy were also more likely to…

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Drink coffee, debar cancer

MIAMI: Drinking four or more cups of caffeinated coffee daily may significantly reduce the chance that colon cancer will return in patients who were diagnosed with stage III of the disease, a study said Monday. The study involved about 1,000 patients, all of whom had undergone surgery and chemotherapy for stage III colon cancer. Researchers…

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Caffeine-diabetes link still unresolved: study

LONDON: Sugary drinks are linked to a heightened risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, but a large U.S. study that confirmed this shed little light on whether caffeine – suggested in past studies to have a link to sugar processing – helps or hinders.Among more than 100,000 men and women followed for 22 years, those…

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