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Australia and NZ’s ‘unique’ energy drinks markets | Australian Food News

Both Australia and New Zealand have built a “strong self-contained” soft drinks industry, with specific product, brand and packaging preferences, according to research from global beverage market research organisation Canadean.
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Monster Energy drink maker sued over girl's death

Monster Energy drink maker sued over girl's death | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
The family of a 14-year-old US girl is suing the maker of the energy drink Monster Energy, after the teenager, who had a pre-existing heart condition, died after drinking two cans of it.
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Are Energy Drinks Fatally Caffeinated? | SupplementSpott

Are Energy Drinks Fatally Caffeinated? | SupplementSpott | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
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Energy drinks pack more punch than you might expect - Health & Wellbeing

Energy drinks pack more punch than you might expect - Health & Wellbeing | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
Energy drinks have never been more popular, but what effect are they having on young people?
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Latest News - DrinkWise Australia | Alcohol Facts | Kids and Alcohol

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Health effects of caffeine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Health effects of caffeine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The health effects of caffeine have been extensively studied. Short term side effects such as headache, nausea, and anxiety have been shown as symptoms of mild caffeine consumption. The long term effects of moderate caffeine consumption can be a reduced risk of developing Parkinson's disease, type 2 diabetes, hepatic diseases, and cardiovascular disease.

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BBC NEWS | UK | England | Sussex | Pupils facing energy drink 'ban'

BBC NEWS | UK | England | Sussex | Pupils facing energy drink 'ban' | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
A school in Hove asks two local shops not to sell high-energy drinks to pupils in an effort to improve behaviour in class.
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In a New Aisle, Energy Drinks Sidestep Some Rules

In a New Aisle, Energy Drinks Sidestep Some Rules | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
The producer of Monster Energy will no longer be required to tell federal regulators about reports potentially linking its products to deaths and injuries.
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Energy drinks 'as bad as drugs': experts call for a ban in schools

Energy drinks 'as bad as drugs': experts call for a ban in schools | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
Energy drinks such as Red Bull, V and Monster are another form of drugs because of their high sugar and caffeine content, according to UK experts tasked with overhauling child nutrition.
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Energy drink - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Energy drink - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

An energy drink is a type of beverage containing stimulant drugs, chiefly caffeine, which is marketed as providing mental and physical stimulation. They may or may not be carbonated, and generally contain large amounts of caffeine and other stimulants, and many also contain sugar or other sweeteners, herbal extracts and amino acids.

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Energy drinks ban to kids | Sky News Australia

Energy drinks ban to kids | Sky News Australia | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
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US girl, 14, 'died from heart attack after just two cans of Monster' in fifth death linked to energy drink

US girl, 14, 'died from heart attack after just two cans of Monster' in fifth death linked to energy drink | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
Anais Fournier, from Maryland, died on December 23, 2011 from a heart attack brought on 'caffeine toxicity' after drinking two 700ml cans of Monster Energy within 24 hours.
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Juice and sweet drinks - children - Better Health Channel

Juice and sweet drinks - children - Better Health Channel | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
Encourage children to drink and enjoy water. Sweet drinks such as soft drinks and cordials, fruit drinks, vitamin-style waters, flavoured mineral waters, energy and sports drinks may cause health problems for children if consumed in large amounts. Problems may include tooth decay, loose bowel actions, poor appetite and excess weight gain.
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Ban energy drinks: health leaders urge caffeine rethink

Ban energy drinks: health leaders urge caffeine rethink | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
Health leaders have suggested caffeine-infused energy drinks may need to be banned because too little is known about their effects.
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Parents warned on energy drink craze

Parents warned on energy drink craze | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
Parents have been warned that energy drinks can make school-age children hyperactive, dizzy, and nauseous.
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Warning: Energy Drinks Contain Caffeine

Warning: Energy Drinks Contain Caffeine | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
Researchers are calling for warning labels on energy drinks. The drinks contain substantial amounts of caffeine, which could lead to symptoms associated with a caffeine overdose, including heart palpitations and insomnia. The energy drinks are marketed to adolescents, who haven't developed a tolerance to caffeine.
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Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code - Standard 2.6.4 - Formulated Caffeinated Beverages

Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code - Standard 2.6.4 - Formulated Caffeinated Beverages | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
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Children's Rights: Australia | Law Library of Congress

Report on Children's Rights: International and National Laws and Practices for Australia.
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Call to ban energy drinks from schools

Call to ban energy drinks from schools | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
Children are being "drugged up" by energy drinks, a health expert says.
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Schools urged to ban high-caffeine, sugary energy drinks such as Red Bull

Schools urged to ban high-caffeine, sugary energy drinks such as Red Bull | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
John Vincent, restaurateur who wrote School Food Plan, says energy drinks can cause behavioural problems in children
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Healthy Kids: Children and caffeine - STLtoday.com

Healthy Kids: Children and caffeine - STLtoday.com | The effects of energy drinks on children | Scoop.it
Healthy Kids: Children and caffeine
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The trouble with energy drinks is the heart-pounding amount of caffeine they can deliver in a single can.
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