Ban energy drinks for kids?

Energy drinks can be very unhealthy for children

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Pros and Cons of Energy Drinks

Energy drinks have become increasingly popular amongst the people in today's society. They are marketed towards everyone. drink them for enhanced athletic performance. College students drink them for all night study sessions, and working professionals drink them for increased .

The truth about energy drinks. . . they are not all they are cracked up to be. Yes, they have the ability to transform your exhaustion, but they also have negative effects on your .

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Hey Kids, Just Say No to Energy Drinks

By Robert Preidt

HealthDay Reporter

FRIDAY, Feb. 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Highly caffeinated energy drinks aren't safe for children and teens, and should not be marketed to them, a leading sports medicine organization warns.

The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) on Friday released an official statement about the beverages.

"Energy drinks are extremely popular, and concerns about their consumption are coming from every sector of society, which is why we've published these recommendations," said Dr.

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Experts: Energy drinks unsafe for children, teens

FRIDAY, Feb. 9, 2018 -- Highly caffeinated energy drinks aren't safe for children and teens, and should not be marketed to them, a leading sports medicine organization warns.

The American College of Sports Medicine, or ACSM, on Friday released an official statement about the beverages.

"Energy drinks are extremely popular, and concerns about their consumption are coming from every sector of society, which is why we've published these recommendations," said Dr. John Higgins.

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