Caffeine consumption has become commonplace amongst young adults in recent years, with many teens, up to 80 percent, eagerly reaching for coffee or energy drinks on a regular basis. Caffeinated substances are legal, widely used by society, and often touted as having health benefits, yet many teenagers fail to realize that caffeine is also a drug. When misused it can lead to dependency or abuse. This informative anthology examines the various degrees of caffeine use, outlining a variety of perspectives on topics such as caffeine and cognitive performance, caffeine as an addictive substance, and the complexities of caffeine regulation.
Author: Amy Francis Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing Published: 01/22/2016 Pages: 216 Binding Type: Paperback Weight: 0.30lbs Size: 8.80h x 5.90w x 0.30d ISBN: 9780737773811