Caffeine / Edition 1

Caffeine / Edition 1

by Gene A. Spiller
     
 

ISBN-10: 0849326478

ISBN-13: 9780849326479

Pub. Date: 10/09/1997

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

, cola beverages, cocoa, and chocol ate products-is an integral part of the diet of many people. Caffeine answers questions for a broad range of readers interested in the effec ts beverages and foods containing this dietary methylxanthine have on human health, nutrition, and physiological functioning. The compositio n, processing, consumption, health effects, and

Overview

, cola beverages, cocoa, and chocol ate products-is an integral part of the diet of many people. Caffeine answers questions for a broad range of readers interested in the effec ts beverages and foods containing this dietary methylxanthine have on human health, nutrition, and physiological functioning. The compositio n, processing, consumption, health effects, and epidemiological correl ations of caffeine are examined in detail. It is often said that too m uch caffeine is "bad for you." How much is too much? Get the facts on consumption of caffeine-containing products with this authoritative te xt.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780849326479
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/09/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Chemistry, Isolation, and Biosynthesis of Methylxanthines, S.M. Tarka, Jr. and W.J. Hurst
Analytical Methods for the Quantitation of Methylxanthines, W.J. Hurst, R.A. Martin, Jr., and S.M. Tarka, Jr.
Tea: The Plant and Its Manufacture; Chemistry and Consumption of the Beverage, D.A. Balentine, M.E. Harbowy, and H.N. Graham
Tea in China, D.L. Hoffman
The Coffee Plant and Its Processing, M.A. Spiller
The Chemical Components of Coffee, M.A. Spiller
Methylxanthine Composition and Consumption Patterns of Cocoa and Chocolate Products, J.L. Apgar and S.M. Tarka, Jr.
Maté, H.N. Graham
Caffeine Consumption, L. Lundsberg
Basic Metabolism and Physiological Effects of the Methylxanthines, G.A. Spiller
Caffeine as an Ergogenic Aid, R.J. Lamarine
Caffeine: Effects on Psychological Functioning and Performance, B.D. Smith and K. Tola
Coffee, Caffeine, and Serum Cholesterol, C. Gardner, B. Bruce, and G.A. Spiller
Coffee, Tea, Methylxanthines, Human Cancer and Fibrocystic Breast Disease, G.A. Spiller, and B. Bruce
Caffeine, Calcium, and Bone Health, B. Bruce and G.A. Spiller
Caffeine and Reproduction, M. Winick
Caffeine Content of Some Cola Beverages, G.A. Spiller
Index

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