Energy Beverages: Content and Safety
- Sports, energy drinks not beneficial for children. Foster, Melissa // Infectious Diseases in Children;Nov2010, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p23
The article discusses the talk of Dr. Michele LaBotz of InterMed who emphasized the impact of sports drinks and energy drinks to children, during the 2010 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Conference & Exhibition held in San Francisco, California from October 2-5.
- Energy drink consumption improved cardiac function. // Endocrine Today;Sep2012, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p48
The article reports on a study which found that the consumption of energy drinks improved cardiac function.
- A commercially available energy drink does not improve peak power production on multiple 20-second Wingate tests. Campbell, Bill I; Kilpatrick, Marcus; Wilborn, Colin; La Bounty, Paul; Parker, Brittany; Gomez, Brittany; Elkins, Ava; Williams, Sean; dos Santos, Maria Gisele // Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition;2010 Supplement 1, Vol. 7, p1
The article focuses on a study that was conducted to determine whether performance enhancing caffeine-rich energy drink improves peak power production on multiple 20-second Wingate tests. About 15 active people that included both males and females were included in the study. The average relative...
- "Adolescent Consumption of Sports and Energy Drinks". TOPOREK, BRYAN // Education Week;5/21/2014, Vol. 33 Issue 32, p5
The article provides information originally published on the publication's website regarding a May 2014 report from periodical the "Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior" that studied the impact of sports and energy drinks on the life choices of adolescents.
- How Energy drinks consumption is linked to smoking. // FRPT- FMCG Snapshot;5/11/2014, p7
The article reports on a study finding showing the link between weekly consumption of sports drinks and energy drinks and higher consumption of other sugar-sweetened beverages, cigarette smoking and screen media use.
- Effect of pre-exercise sports drink on cardio-respiratory fitness. Kumar, Neeraj; Agrahari, Rajkumar // Sports Medicine Journal / Medicina Sportivï¿½;2012, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p1846
The objective of the present study was to determine the effect of pre-exercise consumption of sports drink in enhancing cardio-respiratory fitness. A total of 50 male individuals participated in the present study with the mean age of 21.97 years (SD= ï¿½1.42) and their mean weight (in lbs)...
- Sports Drinks. Nugent, Lauren // Modern Athlete & Coach;Oct2012, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p17
The article discusses the sports drinks and its aspects. It is discussed that a sports drink is a carbohydrate-electrolyte drink used as a supplement which deliver both carbohydrate and fluid to the body in absorbable form. It is discussed that sports performances of athletes are improved by...
- PROPUESTA DE PRESCRIPCIÃ“N DEL EJERCICIO EN OBESOS. Roldán A., Elkin Eduardo; Rendón S., David Esteban // Revista PolitÃ©cnica;ene-jun2013, Vol. 9 Issue 16, p75
Obesity has been called the disease of the XXI century because of the high incidence rates in the world's population, and it is associated with multiple cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, reducing the quality of life of individuals and generating significant economic impact on healthcare...
- Research and commentary. // Nursing Children & Young People;Jul2013, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p11
The author comments on a study by A. Pizarro and colleagues, published in the "International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity," about the effects of exercise in childhood and on cardiovascular disease. The findings of the study suggest that children who walk to school have...