caffeine http://kplu.org en Not just for coffee anymore: A look at the rise of caffeinated foods http://kplu.org/post/not-just-coffee-anymore-look-rise-caffeinated-foods That buzz from your morning cup of joe waning? How about a quick boost from caffeinated mints, gum, <a href="http://www.perkyjerky.com/">Perky Jerky</a> or, from the makers of Cracker Jack, coffee-flavored Cracker Jack'd snacks?<p>It's not just coffee and tea and soda anymore. Mon, 17 Dec 2012 23:27:33 +0000 7395 at http://kplu.org Not just for coffee anymore: A look at the rise of caffeinated foods Northwest coastal waters slightly caffeinated, study finds http://kplu.org/post/northwest-coastal-waters-slightly-caffeinated-study-finds <p>The Northwest is known for its love of coffee. Now evidence of that is showing up in the Pacific Ocean. Researchers have found low levels of caffeine at half a dozen locations on the Oregon Coast.</p><p>Caffeine has previously been found to be pervasive in Puget Sound and has even turned up in relatively pristine Barkley Sound on the outer coast of Vancouver Island.</p><p> Wed, 25 Jul 2012 16:18:47 +0000 Tom Banse 5715 at http://kplu.org Northwest coastal waters slightly caffeinated, study finds Inhalable caffeine: Party drug or handy, pocket-sized boost? http://kplu.org/post/inhalable-caffeine-party-drug-or-handy-pocket-sized-boost If you've ever lamented the time and effort it takes to brew or procure a cup of coffee, this might perk you up. "Breathable Energy. Anytime. Anyplace."<p>That's the campaign slogan for <a href="http://www.aeroshots.com/">AeroShot</a>, a plastic inhaler, roughly the size of a lipstick tube, filled with a powdery, calorie-free mix of caffeine, B vitamins, and citrus flavors. It's slated to hit stores in January, just in time for the New Year.<p>But some aren't so sure selling caffeine in pocket-sized tubes — and marketing it to young people — is a great idea.<p>Sen. Tue, 27 Dec 2011 18:12:14 +0000 Jordan Calmes 3559 at http://kplu.org Inhalable caffeine: Party drug or handy, pocket-sized boost?