Energy drinks improve the contractions of both the left and right ventricles of the heart; they have a beneficial effect on myocardial function, Dr Matteo Cameli, from University of Siena, Italy, explained at the European Society of Cardiology 2012 Congress, in Munich, Germany. Dr. Cameli added that energy drinks raise the risk of cardiometabolic diseases.Still think they have any idea what they are talking about?
An energy drink is said to boost mental and physical energy. There are several brands today, including Red Bull, Monster, Rockstar, and Full Throttle. They usually have large amounts of caffeine and also contain taurine. Taurine (2-aminoethanesulfonic acid), an organic acid, is a major constituent of bile.
This is one of the very few proper studies to demonstrate a health benefit for energy drinks.
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Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Apparently New York failed to get the memo.
Posted by Michael Applebaum, MD, JD, FCLM at 9/26/2012 05:06:00 AM