RED ALERT HEALTH DANGER for TEENS: Dying for a Soft Drink
Five teens have already died from allegedly consuming too much energy drink within a 24 hour period. For teens with a low body weight, which is mainly young teen girls aged 13 – 16, these drinks can be fatal. Share this information with others.
Originally posted on CBS St. Louis:
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - A local dietician is sounding off on what she calls the danger of high energy caffeine drinks.
The FDA is investigating the connection between five deaths and a non-fatal heart attack since 2009 that could be linked to Monster Energy Drinks.
Clinical dietician Joy Bloor at St. Louis University Hospital says these drinks can be very dangerous.