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Energy drinks can cause potentially 'life-threatening' changes to heart rhythm, research finds - The Independent

Energy drinks can cause potentially “life-threatening” alterations to the body, new research has found. As little as one drink can make significant changes to blood pressure and to the heart's electrical activity, the study concluded. It was led by ...and more »

Energy drinks more dangerous than caffeine alone, says study -

Energy drinks have a greater impact on health than consuming caffeine by other means, a new study has found. Researchers found that drinking four cans of a commercially available energy drink caused abnormal changes in the heart's electrical activity ...and more »

Drinking Just One Energy Drink Can Be Life Threatening, A New Research Study Claims - The Inquisitr

Drinking sugary caffeinated energy drinks is more dangerous that caffeine alone, a research study claims. A research study found that consuming four cans of energy drinks resulted in an increase in blood pressure within two hours. Researchers ...and more »

Just how bad are energy drinks for your health? - International Business Times UK

From Red Bull to Monster and Relentless, more than 500 energy drink products are available on the market. A far cry from the current trend for health foods, caffeine-pumped, sugary energy drinks are growing in popularity – with the market for these ...and more »

Energy Drinks May Give the Heart an Unhealthy Jolt - WebMD

WEDNESDAY, April 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The surge from energy drinks can cause unhealthy changes in your heart rhythm and blood pressure that don't occur with other caffeinated beverages, a small new trial suggests. The blend of caffeine, sugar ...and more »

Heart health impact of energy drinks compared to other caffeinated beverages -

A new study in Journal of the American Heart Association, reveals that drinking 32 ounces of an energy drink with 320 milligrams (mg) of caffeine results in intense changes in the electrical activity of the heart and in blood pressure, compared with ...and more »

Energy Drinks Might Be Messing Up Your Heart -

The next time you need an instant jolt, hit Starbucks instead of a convenience store. New research published in the Journal of the American Heart Association suggest energy drinks mess with your body more than other caffeinated drinks like coffee or ...and more »

Energy drinks trigger 'life threatening' heart activity, study suggests -

The consumption of caffeinated energy drinks results in significant changes to heart function and blood pressure when compared to other drinks containing the same caffeine content. Findings gathered by a team from the US revealed that drinking a ...and more »

How dangerous are energy drinks, really? Study finds link to serious heart problems - Atlanta Journal Constitution

With more than 500 products on the market, more and more people are purchasing energy drinks to combat daytime sleepiness or increase performance. » RELATED: Caffeine overdose from soft drinks, energy drinks led to death of S.C. teen, coroner says. But ...and more »

What that energy drink can do to your body -

Energy drinks may be popular — the global energy drink market was worth $39 billion in 2013 and is forecast to reach $61 billion by 2021 — but they have gotten a bad rep among health experts. They “may pose danger to public health,” warns the World ...and more »