TITLE

ENERGY DRINKS A NO-NO FOR YOUNG SWIMMERS

AUTHOR(S)
Castle, Jill
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
ASCA Newsletter;2012, Vol. 2012 Issue 2, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the risks and benefits related to the energy drinks for swimmers in the U.S. It mentions that swimmers use energy drinks to rehydrate themselves after a workout. It mentions that an energy drink contains 70-200 milligrams (mg) of caffeine. It mentions that excess consumption of caffeine leads to anxiety, increased blood pressure and agitation.
ACCESSION #
74093607

 

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