ENERGY DRINKS

  • Energy drinks trigger hyperactivity in school children February 10, 2015

    New York: Middle-school children who consume heavily sweetened energy drinks are 66 percent more likely to be at risk for hyperactivity and inattention symptoms, reveals a new study. The finding has implications for school success and lends support to existing recommendations to limit the amount of sweetened beverages school children drink. The...
  • US: NRI's energy drink under scrutiny for 13 deaths November 16, 2012

    New York: A popular energy drink, produced by a company founded by an IndianAmerican billionaire, has come under the scanner in the US after reports of 13 deaths possibly linked to the energy shots. However, Lucknowborn CEO of '5Hour Energy', Manoj Bhargava dismissed the allegations against his firm as "false"...
  • High caffeine found in energy drinks July 23, 2011

    New Delhi: Advertised as 'powerhouses of energy' to 'giving you wings', Energy Drinks are now under the scanner for having abnormally high levels of caffeine, much more than prescribed by the government. With people complaining of stress, anxiety and exhaustion, energy drinks claim to offer the perfect drug and are more...
  • Power bars: Building stamina or adding calories? December 4, 2007

    New Delhi If youre running late or having a busy day, quick fix solutions for food always come in handy. Various energy drinks are available in the market and they are supposed to give you that extra boost to get through your day, but how safe are they? Here are some...