Ice Cream Side Effects: Listeria and Salmonella Infection? Lead Poisoning? We all know that ice dream is delicious. Heck, we like it so much we don’t mind eating a pint every week even if it means more time running at the gym. Despite its deliciousness, you should know that ice cream can be dangerous to your health. No, we don’t mean the fact that ice cream adds more pounds to your weight. Neither are we […]
Whey Protein Side Effects. In an earlier post we mentioned that, so far, there is no objective proof that whey protein causes hair loss. [See Whey Protein Hair Loss.] However, this does not mean that there are no whey protein side effects that a user should be aware of. Like anything else, too much use of whey protein supplements can cause adverse health effects. For instance, did you know that an overdose of whey protein […]
Whey Protein Hair Loss Side Effect? Does whey protein powder make you bald or cause you to loss hair? A certain Dr. Larry Shapiro, who is described in a press release as “a nationally recognized hair transplant surgeon and dermatologist”, asserts that it does. In fact, Dr. Shapiro released a study in April 2010 which concludes that hair loss is linked with use of whey protein isolate supplements. Here’s a quote from the Shapiro study: […]
Coffee Pregnancy Side Effects. Is coffee bad for pregnant women and their babies? The latest research on this subject suggests that too much of the beverage is. According to a study released in March this year by Germaine Buck Louis of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, coffee drinking is linked to higher levels of pregnancy loss.
Caffeine Content in Coffee and Other Drinks. We mentioned in our post on coffee side effects that you should not drink more than 4 mugs of coffee a day. We also mentioned that a mug of brewed coffee contains 140 milligrams (mg) of caffeine while a mug of instant coffee has 100mg of caffeine. Now, those of you who are curious about the caffeine content in common drinks such as Coca Cola and Mountain Dew […]