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Energy Drinks Health

The Effect Energy Drinks Might Have On Healthy Hearts

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Caffeinated energy drinks can increase the heart's contraction rates in healthy people, according to a new study. While the potential health risks ...

Being Young Doesn't Make Us Invincible

Henna Hundal | Posted 08.25.2013 | Teen
Henna Hundal

There's something to be said for the negative effects that energy drinks seem to cause, and I call on us teens to be more mindful of the substances we put in our bodies. We are what we drink, so a twist on a classic saying goes, and it's high time for teens to grasp that.

The Life Out Loud: Bubbling Over With Good Health

MeiMei Fox | Posted 07.23.2013 | Small Business
MeiMei Fox

A lifelong athlete, Steven Kessler always had appreciated the importance of honoring your body by eating whole foods and exercising. Then ten years ago, while working in sales for a natural vitamin company, he met a guy named Eric Schnell.

FDA: 5-Hour Energy Linked To 13 Deaths Since 2008

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 11.15.2012 | Business

"What you don't know can't hurt you," goes the old saying. If those unknowns involve popular energy drinks, though, they could potentially be lethal. ...

The Health Risks Of Energy Drinks

Posted 10.25.2012 | Healthy Living

By Beth Gilbert Medically reviewed by Lindsey Marcellin, M.D., M.P.H. Anais Fournier, a 14-year-old Maryland girl with a heart arrhythmia, drank...

Florida School District To Ban Energy Drinks

Posted 07.25.2012 | Education

The Manatee County School Board in Florida has voted unanimously to ban energy drinks in the district’s schools, WFMY News 2 reports. Teachers s...

Energy Drinks Elevate Blood Pressure

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 07.10.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

Those fun, harmless-looking energy drinks in the colorful bottles that you see everywhere these days? Turns out these drinks aren't so harmless.

Confirmed: Energy Drinks Are Dangerous For Kids

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Cramming for the SATs might get a whole lot harder once Mom and Dad hear new research that energy drinks could be dangerous for children's health. ...

Man Dies After Overdosing On Caffeine

healthland.time.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A 23-year-old British man reportedly overdosed on caffeine powder he purchased on the Internet....