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Dangers of Energy Drinks

Just How Dangerous Are Energy Drinks, Anyway?

The Huffington Post | Erin Schumaker | Posted 07.10.2014 | Healthy Living

After a day of sipping energy drinks on the beach in Rocky Point, Mexico, 16-year-old Lanna Hamann went into cardiac arrest and died on June 14. Wh...

Energy and Sports Drinks: An Unhealthy and Perhaps Deadly Combination for Children

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 02.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

As parents, we tell our children not to drink coffee since it might "stunt your growth," but we do not tell them not to drink these caffeine-loaded energy drinks since it might kill them. The risks and severity of the dangers of these drinks are not being recognized.