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Energy Drinks Can Knock You Down

Energy drinks may not be as safe as the majority of consumers think they are.  There aren’t side effect warnings on most energy drink cans, but there are usually warnings about consuming more than what the manufacturers say is a safe amount.

There can be serious side effects from over-indulging in these pick-me-up beverages, and the effects can damage the liver.

A peer-reviewed research study from the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville (FL) published their findings in the BMJ Case Report on November 1, 2016.  It can be read online via this link:

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2016/bcr-2016-216612