Energy Drinks and Hyperactivity

May 12, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff Article Tags: ,

A recent survey of 1,649 randomly selected Connecticut middle-school students found that those who drink a lot of heavily sweetened energy drinks are 66% more likely to be at risk of hyperactivity and inattention. Other findings include that boys are more likely to drink energy drinks than girls, and black and Hispanic boys were more…

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Academic Pediatrics, 02/15