HOW MUCH COFFEE IS TOO MUCH COFFEE?

Certain conditions tend to make people more sensitive to caffeine's effects, as can some medications

HEALTH FROM COFFEE

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High caffeine doses can be risky. According to the FDA, rapid consumption of 1,200mg (0.15 tablespoons of pure caffeine) can cause seizures

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For healthy adults 400 milligrams a day-that's about four or five cups of coffee-as an amount not generally associated with dangerous, negative effects, according to FDA

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According to scientists at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), caffeine can be part of a healthy diet for most people, but too much caffeine may pose a danger to your health

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According to scientists at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), caffeine can be part of a healthy diet for most people, but too much caffeine may pose a danger to your health

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But how much caffeine should one consume?

Certain conditions tend to make people more sensitive to caffeine's effects, as can some medications

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Does that one cup hold you over,

or do you find yourself reaching for more caffeine as the day goes on?

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