Latest Caffeinated drink Stories

2014-08-18 16:27:43

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As though the hormonal changes weren't enough, there may be something else meddling with your teen's mood and sleep cycle. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO Many kids, high-school age and younger, are juggling nearly as many responsibilities as adults -- and now, they're caffeinating like adults, too. As many families are finding out, the use of coffee, soda, or energy drinks can lead to painful consequences. Valerie's...

2014-07-07 12:31:37

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The makers of 5-hour ENERGY® today announced the launch of the "Yummification" video contest, where entrants can win a share of $100,000 for creating a video of their favorite way to mix a 5-hour ENERGY® with an everyday beverage. The contest will be judged on the creativity of the video and the taste of the drink. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140707/124682 "We've known for a long time that people are mixing 5-hour ENERGY®...

2014-06-21 04:20:25

The increase in the prevalence of caffeine among children has risen substantially over the years and is beginning to grab the attention of researchers and doctors. Dr. Michael Gabriel, a Staten Island Pediatrician, offers his perspective and advice on the issue. BOHEMIA, N.Y., June 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dr. Michael Gabriel of GPM Pediatrics, a Staten Island Pediatric Center, discusses an article, "Heart Rate And Blood Pressure: Caffeine Affects Boys And Girls Differently...

2014-03-06 08:32:10

SAN FRANCISCO, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jawbone® is today sharing findings from a comprehensive sleep behavior study based on data from the UP® system - the wristband, app and data service that helps you understand how you sleep, move and eat so you can make choices to live better. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130320/AQ80303LOGO To coincide with National Sleep Week, Jawbone has revealed new data highlighting the links between UP wearers' sleep and feelings of...

Coffee, Energy Drinks Common Caffeine Sources For Adolescents
2014-02-10 15:18:19

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new study published in the journal Pediatrics, about 73 percent of American children consume caffeine on any given day. While the study did not find that the amount of caffeine consumed by children has increased from 1999 to 2010, it did find kids are getting more of their caffeine from coffee and energy drinks and less from soda. Based on the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), the study also...

Energy Drink Consumption May Signal Substance Abuse In Teens, Young Adults
2014-02-05 04:45:39

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Teens who constantly crack open a Red Bull or Monster energy drink could be at a higher risk of using alcohol and drugs, according to a new study published in the Journal of Addiction Medicine. The energy drink industry has grown immensely over the past decade, and studies show that nearly one-third of US adolescents consume the high-caffeinated drinks. However, the latest research says that these teens also show higher rates of...

coffee tea for holiday energy
2013-12-16 08:47:38

[ Watch the Video: Caffeine Can Give You A Boost During The Holidays ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Between venturing out into crowded malls for the perfect gifts, preparing succulent feasts for visiting family and just getting ready for the holidays in general, this can be an exhausting time of the year – and if you find yourself reaching for a caffeinated beverage for a little extra energy, that’s okay, according to one expert. “Caffeine definitely...

Heart Function Disrupted Under Influence Of Energy Drinks: Study
2013-12-02 10:53:29

[ Watch the Video: More Bad News About Energy Drinks ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Some people trying to perk up in the morning have turned to energy drinks as an alternative to coffee, but a new study has found that these drinks can have a disruptive effect on heart function. According to the study, which was presented on Monday at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), drinks with high amounts of caffeine and taurine caused...

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