Taiwan Comes to Terms with Caffeine's Dangers
RENEE MONTAGNE, host:
Good morning, I'm Renee Montagne.
The Taiwanese government is warning against drinking too much coffee, after studying the effects of caffeine and finding - surprise - too much caffeine can cause stomachaches, 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. And Starbucks has begun handing out caffeine-alert leaflets. Drink up, it's MORNING EDITION.
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