SVG Healthwatch: Popular Energy Drinks Have Hidden Risks

Reuters reports that energy drinks can have adverse effects on heart rates, blood pressure, and even mental states, especially when consumed in large amounts. Even more of an issue is how ingredients often not mentioned on the labels — such as the herbal stimulant guarana, the amino acid taurine, and other herbs, minerals and vitamins might interact with the caffeine. Click here to read the complete story.