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2010-12-14 15:44:00

ADA, Mich., Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Amway North America announced today that its XS® brand of energy drinks will sponsor a free upcoming concert featuring Puerto Rican recording artist Tito "El Bambino." The concert will take place December 17 at Grand Central in downtown Miami at 8 p.m. The concert event celebrates the launch of Naranja Blast, the newest flavor from XS® Energy Drinks, which are available exclusively from Amway. XS Naranja Blast...

2010-12-07 14:15:26

University of Illinois scientists have learned to mask the bitterness of ginseng, a common ingredient of energy drinks. "Consumers like to see ginseng on a product's ingredient list because studies show that it improves memory, enhances libido and sexual performance, boosts immunity, and alleviates diabetes. But the very compounds that make ginseng good for you also make it taste bitter," said Soo-Yeun Lee, a U of I associate professor of food science and human nutrition. In an earlier study,...

2010-12-07 00:00:10

From eggnog to mulled wine to those special coffee drinks, it's the time of year for special drinks. Nutrition expert shows you how to enjoy holiday drink offerings with minimum damage to your weight loss goals. Bellingham, WA (Vocus) December 6, 2010 During the holidays, we all know to keep an eye out for the extra fat and calories in holiday treats and goodies. But what about all those holiday drinks? Loaded with fat, calories, and sugar, they can really add up "“ and do a number on...

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2010-11-30 10:20:00

Study in American Journal of Preventive Medicine explains consequences In the wake of multiple state bans on caffeinated alcoholic beverages (CABs) and an FDA warning to four companies to remove their products from the marketplace, an article published online Nov. 29 in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine delineates the scope of the public health problem and suggests areas of research that might help address it. "Although several manufacturers of caffeinated beer have...

2010-11-17 11:36:00

These beverages present a public health concern SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today warned four companies that the caffeine added to their malt alcoholic beverages is an "unsafe food additive" and said that further action, including seizure of their products, is possible under federal law. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO) The...

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2010-11-17 11:05:00

U.S. regulators are expected to ban the sale of alcoholic drinks that contain caffeine amid rising safety concerns. The Wall Street Journal reported that alcoholic beverages like Four Loko and Joose will no longer be able to contain caffeine under a series of regulatory actions expected from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and other agencies this week. Phusion Projects LLC, the maker of Four LoKo, said Tuesday that it would remove the stimulants caffeine, guarana and taurine from its...

2010-11-16 22:03:47

Energy drink consumption is strongly linked with risks of heavy drinking and alcohol dependence     * Energy drinks are commonly consumed by teens and college students    * A new study shows that energy drink consumption is strongly associated with increased risks for heavy drinking and alcohol dependence    * These results call for more scrutiny regarding the possible negative health effects of energy drinks and public education about the risks of...

2010-10-29 08:00:00

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lime Energy Co. (Nasdaq: LIME), today announced that it will publish its third quarter operating results after the market close on Monday, November 8th. The same day, Lime Energy will hold a conference call at 4:30 ET to discuss the results. Investors can access the call by calling toll free 866-783-2144 and use passcode 31648376. International callers can dial 857-350-1603 and use the same passcode. The call will be available...

2010-09-09 10:57:13

Consuming energy drinks during team sports could help young people perform better, a study suggests Consuming energy drinks during team sports could help young people perform better, a study suggests. Sports scientists found that 12-14 year olds can play for longer in team games when they drink an isotonic sports drink before and during games. Researchers at the University of Edinburgh measured the performance of 15 adolescents during exercise designed to simulate the physical demands of team...

2010-08-24 07:00:00

DENVER, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BAZI International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: XELR) has announced today its official launch as the most complete healthy energy shot available on the market. With its proven formula, BAZI is poised to dominate the energy shot category as the first and only alternative energy shot packed with eight superfruits, providing both substantial nutritional benefits and a natural boost in energy. "Unlike other energy shots that overload the body with...