High alert

December 2007
Pharmaceutical Representative;Dec2007, Vol. 37 Issue 12, p12
The article reports on the results of study by James Kalus of the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit on the risk effects of energy drinks on blood pressure and heart disease. The results found that healthy adults who drank two cans or more a day of a common energy drink were shown to have an above normal heart rate and higher blood pressure. Kalus stresses that energy drinks may cause a bad reaction among people with high risk factors for heart disease.


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