7 things no one ever told you about caffeine

By August 31, 2015Life

According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), 80 percent of adults in the United States consume caffeine on a daily basis, and they take in an average of 200 milligrams (the equivalent of two five-ounce cups of coffee) per day. In addition, many athletes depend on caffeine to get them through a race.

With those stats in mind, it actually begins to make (some) sense that a recent survey of over 7,000 people found that most of them said they’d prefer coffee over sex. That’s one popular stimulant!

Even though you more than likely consume caffeine on a regular basis, Women’s Health bets that you don’t know much more about the stuff, other than (a) it’s in coffee and certain sodas, and (b) it’s an energy-booster.

Learn more here.