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CAFCAN (Controller Area Network) Arbitration Field
CAFCommon Assessment Framework
CAFConfederation of African Football
CAFCharities Aid Foundation
CAFCommemorative Air Force (formerly Confederate Air Force)
CAFChallenged Athletes Foundation
CAFCentral African Republic (ISO Country code)
CAFCMM (Capability Maturity Model) Appraisal Framework
CAFCaffeine
CAFCorporación Andina de Fomento (Spanish: Andean Development Corporation; Caracas, Venezuela)
CAFCafeteria
CAFCampaign for America's Future
CAFCaisse d'Allocations Familiales (France)
CAFClub Alpin Français
CAFChicago Architecture Foundation
CAFConfédération Africaine de Football (French: African Confederation of Football)
CAFCuisses, Abdos, Fessiers (French: Thighs, Abs, Buttocks; exercise course)
CAFCurrency Adjustment Factor (freight)
CAFConstrucciones Y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles (Spanish railway vehicle constructor)
CAFConfederate Air Force (now Commemorative Air Force)
CAFCapacité d'Autofinancement (French: Cash Flow from Operations)
CAFCooperativas Agrarias Federadas (Uruguay)
CAFComposite Application Framework
CAFCanadian Armed Forces
CAFCreate a Fighter (gaming)
CAFCost And Freight
CAFCommon Application Form
CAFCanadian Air Force (1918-1924; precursor to Royal Canadian Air Force)
CAFCentralized Authorization File
CaFContact A Family (UK organization)
CAFCompressed Air Foam (fire suppression)
CAFCanadian Arab Federation (Toronto, ON, Canada)
CAFCanadian Abilities Foundation
CAFCentre for Analytical Finance
CAFCombat Air Forces
CAFCooley's Anemia Foundation
CAFConductive Anodic Filament
CAFCentral Adjudication Facility
CAFCreate A Family
CAFChinese Air Force
CAFCraxi, Andreotti, Forlani (Italian political axis)
CAFCzech Air Force
CAFChase Auto Finance
CAFCore Audio Format (Apple)
CAFChild, Adolescent, and Family
CAFCosmetology Advancement Foundation
CAFComité des Armateurs Fluviaux (French industrial water transportation association)
CAFCroatian Air Force
CAFCall Attach Facility
CAFConcert Association of Florida
CAFCulture and Animals Foundation
CAFCentre d'Autoformation et de Formation Continuée (French: Center for Continuous Self-Study and Training; Belgium)
CAFCourse Approval Form (various universities)
CAFCambridge Application Form (Cambridge University, UK)
CAFCentral Analytical Facility (University of Alabama)
CAFCompressed Asbestos Fibre (gasket type)
CAFControllable ATM Fabric (Cisco)
CAFCommission de l'Avifaune Française (French: French Birds Commission; est. 1987)
CAFChildren's Angel Flight
CAFCross-Ambiguity Function (signal processing)
CAFCentral American Federation
CAFConstruction Advancement Foundation
CAFComparative Advantage Following (economics)
CAFChild Aid Foundation (Vijayawada, AP, India)
CAFC4ISR Architecture Framework (DoD)
CAFClassical Association of Florida
CAFChildren of Alcoholics Foundation
CAFCongolese Armed Forces
CAFCensus of Agriculture and Fisheries
CAFCoefficient d'Acceptation Féminine (French: Wife Acceptance Factor)
CAFCommunity Arts Fund
CAFCorrective Action Form
CAFCounter Air Fighter
CAFCentro de Apoyo Familiar (Spanish: family support center)
CAFCystadenofibroma (benign tumor)
CAFCompressed Air Filter (Compressed Air System Components)
CAFChemical Analysis Facility
CAFChild Acceptance Factor (stereos/gadgets)
CAFCustomer Acquisition Form
CAFCurriculum Action Form (academics)
CAFCombustion Air Flow
CAFCongenital Afibrinogenemia
CAFChadian Armed Forces
CAFcommander, airborne/air assault force (US DoD)
CAFCrédit Agricole Finistère (French: Finistère Agricultural Bank; Finistère, France)
CAFComputer Acquisition Form (AMSEC)
CAFComputer Assisted Feedback
CAFCivilian Armed Forces
CAFCommon Adapter Framework
CAFCompetency Assessment File (US DoD)
CAFCafritz Building (Arlington, VA)
CAFCercle Athlétique de la Famenne (French: Famenne Athletic Circle; Marche-en-Famenne, Belgium)
CAFCable Adjustment Factor
CAFChildren's Advocacy Foundation, Inc.
CAFCanadian Airgun Forum
CAFClient Approval Form
CAFCritical Assessment Factor
CAFCouncil Affiliation Fee
CAFCompress and Forward
CAFClinical Activity File
CAFCombined Arms Flavor
CAFCombined Adjustment Factor (converting a grid mapping coordinate to a real world measured distance)
CAFCompletely Assembled for Ferry
CAFCatalog Access Facility
CAFClearance As Filed
CAFCentrifugal Air Fan
CAFCommunity Activation Facilitator (UN Development Programme)
CAFCameroon Armed Forces
CAFCompetition, Applicants and Finalists (Kent's Talent; UK)
CAFContribution Approval Form
CAFCove Adoptive Families (Roaring Spring, PA)
CAFCabin Air Filter (vehicle component)
CAFContemporary Arts Forum
CAFCivil Asset Forfeiture (police)
CAFCommittee on Academic Freedom (various schools)
CAFCitius, Altius, Fortius (Latin: Faster, Higher, Stronger)
CAFCatholic Answers Forum (religious website)
CAFCode Aurora Forum (Fremont, CA)
CAFContract Advertisement Forecast (US Marine Corps)
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To test the theory that plants have evolved a way to get bees hooked on caffeine, the scientists set up an experiment in which the insects could choose between two feeders placed the same distance from their hive.
said while he understands the concerns surrounding powdered caffeine, ultimately, FDA is missing its target by claiming the product is dangerous because it can't be measured, not that the product is dangerous.
The subjects were tested under four conditions: low light and a placebo pill; low light and the equivalent of a 200-milligram caffeine pill dependent on the subject's weight; bright light and a placebo pill; and bright light and the caffeine pill.
The caffeinerich solution can again be passed through the carbon filter to remove the caffeine and the now caffeine-free green coffee bean extract can be used once more to remove the caffeine from yet another fresh batch of green coffee beans.
The study, which looks at the caffeine consumption habits of college undergraduates and graduates, reported that nearly 45 percent of students are dependent on caffeine, telling researchers that they cannot go more than two to three days without it.
You continue to consume caffeine even if it exacerbates health conditions such as anxiety or hypertension.
Study leader Michael Yassa, an assistant professor of psychological and brain sciences at Johns Hopkins University, Maryland, said: "Almost all prior studies administered caffeine before the study session, so if there' is an enhancement, it is not clear if it is due to caffeine's effects on attention, vigilance, focus or other factors.
I've definitely seen an increase in my own practice of caffeine consumption in kids," he said.
of Coughlin and Associates said that according to them the safety issues were put to bed in the 80s but today concerns are being raised because no one has gone back to look at the literature and there has been a lot of bad science related to caffeine that is fueling concerns.
Temple's past research on the subject conducted in 2010 showed that caffeine increases blood pressure while decreasing heart rate in children, teens and adults.
The EU Scientific Committee on Food reviewed the effects of caffeine intake in 1999 and 2003 and concluded that 300mg of caffeine for a 60kg person could result in temporary behavioral changes in some people, causing irritability, nervousness or anxiety.
Participants who received caffeine were better able to identify images viewed the day before, and to recognize those that were similar but different.