Energy drink warning for parents

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Most parents wouldn’t want their children or teens drinking several cups of coffee a day, much less in one sitting, but energy drinks that are now popular with young Utahns often contain several times the caffeine found in a standard cup of Joe.


Doctors say they are marketed to young people with names like Red Bull, Rock Star, Full Throttle, Amp and Monster. They say because they are sweet and taste good kids are drinking several in succession and that is causing caffeine overdose.

Full story: Energy drink warning – ABC