March Meeting Success!

Today our members met at our usual time and place (the 2nd thursday of each month at 12:30pm until 2pm at Hidden Springs Wellness Center in Ashland, OR). We had a great meeting, and many members joined or renewed for the year and we discussed upcoming talks for May and June as well as our…

Coffee, caffeine and pregnancy: The new research

     A recent study published in Biomedical Central by Sengpiel and colleagues has found an association between coffee consumption and increased pregnancy length (5-8 hours / 100 mg caffeine).  Additionally, there was also an association between caffeine intake from all possible sources (coffee, tea, chocolate) and delivering babies with low birth weight and at increased risk…