TITLE

Drinks deliver a jolt

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Asian Pacific Post;10/2/2008, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the need for caffeinated energy drinks to carry prominent labels that warn of potential health risks.
ACCESSION #
35130015

 

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