It’s become a morning tradition—each and every day we wake up and get the day started with a cup of piping hot coffee. It seems that many of us simply can’t live without the stuff. Those quad shot, venti lattes from Starbucks have become an essential part of our morning routines. So just what is it that makes that infamous black sludge sludge so irresistible? The answer is caffeine. Caffeine is a psychoactive stimulant used throughout the world to help us get through the day.

Statistically, around 80% of the world’s population drinks or eats caffeine in some form or other, either in coffee, mate, tea, or chocolate etc. every single day. A whopping 90% of Americans ingest caffeine on a regular day to day basis. Just over half of…



Source by Damian Papworth