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Kids Energy Drinks

Energy Drinks Can Be Deadly For Young Children, Research Shows

Posted 11.17.2014 | Parents

By: Tia Ghose Published: 11/16/2014 09:07 AM EST on LiveScience Thousands of kids have faced serious — and potentially deadly — side effects...

Buzzed: Energy Drinks + Stimulants = PEDs of Choice?

Lawrence Rosen, M.D. | Posted 04.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Lawrence Rosen, M.D.

Why are so many teens and young adults turning to stimulant drinks and drugs? Given that I run a busy pediatric practice and take care of patients up to age 21 (or so), I went straight to the source. I heard the same things repeatedly.

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.