Energy drinks may affect mental health, up blood pressure

Energy drinks may affect mental health, up blood pressure

New York, November 16 (IANS) Are you in the habit of taking energy drinks that are commonly known to provide instant mental and physical stimulation. Beware, their short-term benefits can be outweighed by increased risk of serious issues affecting mental health, blood pressure and obesity, a new study reveals.   The energy drinks — high […]

Energy drinks could be deadly for people with heart disease

Energy drinks could be deadly for people with heart disease

Sydney, May 9 (IANS) Drinking even a small amount of caffeinated energy drinks may trigger serious cardiac events in some people with a genetic heart condition that can cause rapid, irregular heartbeat, a study has warned.   The researchers assessed the risk of cardiac events following consumption of energy drinks in patients diagnosed with congenital […]

Energy drinks may increase risk of drink driving

New York, September 29 (IANS) Love to consume energy drinks? Beware, it may put you at risk of drink driving, a study has found.   The findings showed that consuming highly caffeinated energy drinks in combination with alcohol may increase the risk of drink driving.   Many young people consume energy drinks with alcohol to […]

Energy drinks may up blood pressure

Energy drinks may up blood pressure

New York, (IANS) A new study has linked the consumption of energy drinks to serious cardiovascular disorders possibly due to the caffeine and other stimulants they contain.   The researchers from Mayo Clinic, Rochester, examined the effect of energy drink consumption on hemodynamic changes, such as blood pressure and heart rate.   Anna Svatikova and […]