Friday, August 04, 2006


Taiwan Comes to Terms with Caffeine's Dangers
Morning Edition, August 4, 2006 - The Taiwanese government is warning against drinking too much coffee after studying the effects of caffeine and finding -- surprise -- too much caffeine can cause stomach aches, anxiety and bad moods. So starting this week is a first: coffee shops in Taiwan are displaying color coded advisories indicating caffeine level. A grande latte gets a red flag. Starbucks has begun handing out caffeine-alert leaflets.

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