Athletes Who Consume Energy Drinks Are Putting Their Health at Risk


“Weekend warriors” and those “seeking an edge in an endurance event” faced potential health risks by using energy drinks.

Joggers are putting their health at risk by trying to revive themselves after exercise with high-caffeine energy drinks, a study has warned.  Researchers found hugely popular energy drinks that are promoted to, and used by, a growing number of athletes for an “extra push”, contained more caffeine than an average cup of coffee.