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caffeine

  1. BestSinceDAYONE

    Caffeine relieves my migraines...but why?

    So the last few days I've had huge migraines. I started Levothyroxine (that may be it) and am on a low carb diet so I don't know what it is. I've tried different supplements to help and for some reason a low dose of caffeine 100 mg - 200 mg seems to relieve the headache but coffee by itself DOES...
  2. Green Dot

    Recovering from coffee overdose

    Hi everyone, first of all, Happy New Years. As of typing this, I still feel off, so pardon any errors. So a few days back, I believe I had too much coffee, and as a result, had a panic attack. I haven’t really felt the same since then. I feel much, much duller, I also feel dizzy at times...
  3. Mauritio

    Testosterone, progesterone, caffeine and thymoquinone inhibit Coronavirus through HSP-binding

    So this study shows that one of the heat shock proteins is important for viral entry of coronaviruses (and many other pathogens!). The author looked for substances that are helpful in binding to HSPA5 ,so it won't bind to the virus. That's at least how I'm reading it. It's already known that...
  4. Hans

    Should you quit coffee to fix a vitamin B1 deficiency?

    In my newsletter, I asked which topic people would like to see the most, and coffee and B1 were upvoted the most. I know it was also a "hot" topic a while back on the forum, so that's why I decided to post it here as well. View: https://youtu.be/ahDYNNFnFrI
  5. P

    Cool coffee video

    View: https://youtu.be/rNbWDnUMaEk This video talks a lot about the key reasons Peat and others in the bioenergetic community think coffee is so valuable. Well done.
  6. B

    £14 shampoo is used to treat hair loss associated with COVID‐19

    Dr Fisherman might want to consider that the DHT theory is bogus. 'They are sulphate free, no dangerous chemicals to harm people's hair and they are very rich in lots of good stuff such as biotin, caffeine, rosemary, niacinamide, argan oil and, more importantly, they possess DHT blocking...
  7. BearWithMe

    Boosting metabolism causes huge stress reaction in very well fed body

    I'm eating 400-500g of sugar and 200-250g of protein every day. Around 3000 kcal daily. All good quality, Peaty foods. Oranges, raisins, milk, cheese, organ meats. I'm eating every hour or so. Yet I can't handle even the slightest metabolic boost. 100mg of caffeine, 50mg of niacinamide, 150mg...
  8. cupofcoffee

    Post-diagnostic coffee and tea consumption and breast cancer survival

    https://www.nature.com/articles/s41416-021-01277-1
  9. cupofcoffee

    Coffee polyphenols ameliorate cognitive decline via maintenance of blood-brain barrier (BBB) integrity in senescence-accelerated mouse prone 8 (SAMP8)

    https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jpssuppl/94/0/94_1-O-C3-4/_article/-char/en
  10. cupofcoffee

    Caffeine promotes the expression of telomerase reverse transcriptase to regulate cellular senescence and aging

    https://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2021/FO/D0FO03246H#!divAbstract
  11. Hans

    The only thing fat burners burn is your wallet

    This article is not all about bashing fat burners, but elaborates on the concept of metabolic rate, fat and glucose oxidation and common misconceptions when it comes to fat burners. https://men-elite.com/2021/03/05/the-only-thing-fat-burners-burn-is-your-wallet/ Let me know your thoughts.
  12. B

    Confused about Caffeine

    Hi everyone, I wanted to post this topic because it has been on my mind obsessively for the past couple weeks. I read Ray peat and Haidut's studies on caffeine and got real excited at the prospect of caffeine because I usually feel better cognitively and less anxiety on average when using...
  13. IROM

    Alpecin shampoo: Caffeine, Taurine and Niacinamide (are corporations on to Peating?)

    Just bough this German brand: Alpecin. It contains caffeine, taurine and niacinamide. After a long search for a perfect ready-made shampoo, I may have found it. I was looking in American stores for the longest time and all the caffeine shampoos have garbage like hemp oil or other seed oils...
  14. M

    Coffee & Constipation

    Am I the only one here for whom coffee sometimes causes constipation? I notice that when I stop drinking it, and switch to tea, my transit time improves dramatically. Does anyone know why this happens? My only guess is that the nervous system activation from the caffeine is somehow having a...
  15. M

    How To Treat Leaky Blood-brain-barrier If One Is Sensitive To Caffeine Pill?

    So I believe that I have been suffering from leaky BBB. I saw some of the suggested solutions being chronic high caffeine level in the body. I have previously had serotonin toxicity issues and have had heart issues due to other chemicals (tretinoin) etc. I am sensitive to caffeine pill, ex. I...
  16. E

    Does Coffee Make You Fat And Anxious?

    I love coffee and I drink mostly Specialty coffee myself. Espresso only :raypeatcoffee
  17. Twohandsondeck

    Panera Bread Offers 32 Ounces Of Coffee Every 2 Hours For 90 Days For Free

    They have this $9/month subscription for a free coffee of your choice that resets every 2 hours. Your phone number is attached to the account so anyone can use it. The first 30 days are free. If there are two credit card entries with your referral link, they'll extend it to 90 days. Anyone can...
  18. ScurveDream

    DHEA Or Pregnenolone To Combat Possible Caffeine-induced Stress?

    My bad if this has been spoken of here specifically since a quick glance of some terms did not give an immediate impression that it was. Basically, can something like DHEA and/or pregnenolone lessen/dampen the possible stress response from caffeine use? I read a lot here and on Ray's...
  19. Hans

    How To Boost Dopamine Receptors

    Hi all, Not only can dopamine levels be an issue, but also dopamine sensitivity. Often times there can be a dopamine hypo-sensitivity, so I've written an article on how to increase dopamine receptors. Dopamine receptors: 14 Best supplements and practices and to increase it » MenElite Let me...
  20. Tristan Loscha

    Caffeine Decreases Vitamin D Receptor Protein Expression In Vitro

    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2007 Mar;103(3-5):368-71. Epub 2007 Jan 12. Caffeine decreases vitamin D receptor protein expression and 1,25(OH)2D3 stimulated alkaline phosphatase activity in human osteoblast cells. Rapuri PB1, Gallagher JC, Nawaz Z. Author information Abstract Of the various risk...
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