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Doctor insights on: Drinking Coffee Vs Energy Drinks

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Does drinking coffee, energy drinks and caffeinated drinks stunt growth or height?

Does drinking coffee, energy drinks and caffeinated drinks stunt growth or height?

Not really: At a listed age of 20 I suspect you have finished your linear growth. Caffeine or energy drinks you may have consumed along the way have less to do with your height than parental height.You are expected to grow to the average of both parents plus 2-3 inches. ...Read more

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Does coffee contain more caffeine than energy drinks?

Does coffee contain more caffeine than energy drinks?

Sometimes: Diffrent types of coffee and diffrent types of energy drinks have diifrent caffeine content read the label for each and make sure the serving sizes are the same. ...Read more

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Could drinking cup of coffee revs metabolism?

Could drinking cup of coffee revs metabolism?

Yes: The caffiene contained in coffee is a natural stimulant, which can temporarily boost metabolism, spike energy levels, and heighten mood and alertness. Cheers! ...Read more

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What is better: coffee or energy drinks?

What is better: coffee or energy drinks?

Both are Bad: Energy drinks are "heart attack in a can" both cause increase adrenaline release and lead to adrenal exhaustion after a while. To have abundant non-hyper energy: take an organic vitamin/mineral supplement, drink 8 glasses of filtered water daily, rebounding, avoid acids in diet such as sodas. Consider acid free healthy coffees with ganoderma www.Medac4u.Com. ...Read more

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Is hydroxycut drink packets worse than coffee, tea or sodas?

Hydroxycut: Well, to put it gently, you are comparing bad (coffee & soda) to worse (hydroxycut). Hydroxycut was taken off the market at one point as a result of reports of liver problems, seizures, and rhabdomyolysis. It is an herbal supplement and therefore not regulated by the fda. Not that coffee and soda are good for you, but if i had to choose, i would pick that over hydroxycut. ...Read more

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Is drinking hot tea healthier than drinking coffee? Which one has more caffeine?

Is drinking hot tea healthier than drinking coffee? Which one has more caffeine?

Caffeine: Usally coffee contains more caffeine than tea. For best health benefits consider white, red and green tea. Take care. ...Read more

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Can drinking too much caffeinated or sugary drinks cause manic symptoms?

Can drinking too much caffeinated or sugary drinks cause manic symptoms?

Yes, sugar and: caffeine can trigger mania, especially in someone prone to it. Eliminating sugar is a good idea for anyone and perhaps especially so for you. Caffeine is next. Some folks use it to get their day going and then avoid it the rest of the day. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Is drinking caffeine daily bad for you? In the form of energy drinks tea coffee and sodas?

Is drinking caffeine daily bad for you? In the form of energy drinks tea coffee and sodas?

Complex question.: The answer depends on your health, what you mean by "bad", & how much caffeine you drink. In general, coffee & tea have less caffeine than soda, which has less than energy drinks. Coffee & tea can also be decaffeinated. Too much caffeine can cause abnormal heart rhythms & thereby put you @ risk for stroke. Moderation is key. Use HealthTap Prime to relay your concerns or TTYD (talk to your doctor) ...Read more

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How unhealthy is taurin in monster energy drink?

How unhealthy is taurin in monster energy drink?

Possibly deadly: It depends on your age and cardiac health. These drinks are no longer allowed to be consumed by people under 18 and likely a risk for older persons with health issues. They are potent stimulants some people had issues with their heart racing skipping etc someone with bad coronary disease would be a risk for heart attack although I do not know if any heart attacks are associated at this time ...Read more

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What is worse for your health: drinking coffee or energy drinks?

Energy drinks: It takes a lot more coffee to kill you, but unfortunately, there is a small but slowly growing number of deaths occuring from engergy drink ingestion--usually by those who drink several a day. ...Read more

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Can drinking regular soda and diet soda or carbonated natural flavored drinks healthy?

Can drinking regular soda and diet soda or carbonated natural flavored drinks healthy?

VERY UNHEALTY but...: Regular and diet sodas are incredibly unhealthy & are best totally avoided. They either have toxic levels of sugars (usually as toxic high fructose corn syrup) or chemical sweeteners that may harm us more than sugars! See http://wellnessmama.com/379/reasons-to-avoid-soda/ Carbonated natural flavor drinks may be healthier depending on type & amount of sweeteners; stevia is OK. Please see comment: ...Read more

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Do you consider energy drinks much worse than sugared beverages?

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Do you consider energy drinks much worse than sugared beverages?

Yes: I believe that energy drinks are worse than sugar sweetened beverages due to addition of more caffeine than found in usual soft drinks, not to mention greater serving sizes per container, which increases stress on heart & brain. Plus energy drinks are often combined w/alcohol resulting in becoming wide-awake drunk. But let's be clear: sugar sweetened beverages aren't good for you either. Drink H2O ...Read more

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Will energy drinks like sugar free rockstar stain teeth?

Will energy drinks like sugar free rockstar stain teeth?

Energy drinks: Almost all energy drinks, even the sugar free ones have all kinds of ingredients. I wouldn't worry about staining. I would worry about the acids in them that can contribute to tooth decay. I would also worry about all those 'extra' & unnecessary ingredients as well as why you need extra energy from a drink? Reconsider your life style\priorities. I drink bottled water, love it and know it's healthy. ...Read more

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Could energy drinks effect heart?

Could energy drinks effect heart?

Energy drinks: Energy drinks contain substances which cause stimulation of electrically active tissue. They can cause heart side effects. ...Read more

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Is drinking chilled drinks bad for bronchitis? Are hot drinks beneficial?

Is drinking chilled drinks bad for bronchitis? Are hot drinks beneficial?

No and no: I know of no benefit or harm. Hot soup may make you feel better, but actual real change is doubtful. ...Read more

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Can monster energy drinks make your breast milk green?

Can monster energy drinks make your breast milk green?

Never heard of this: I've never heard of monster energy drinks making breast milk turn green, but they probably aren't a good idea while you are breast feeding! energy drinks frequently are high in caffeine, sugar, and some herbal combinations that may pass into breast milk. Since most doctors recommend limiting your caffeine intake while breastfeeding, the energy drinks are not a good idea! ...Read more

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Are energy drinks safe?

Are energy drinks safe?

Energy drinks: Not quite, since there are effects on your weight (high carbohydrate content) & cardiovascular system, to name a few. ...Read more

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Is tomato juice and beer mixed. A healthier beverage choice vs beer alone?

Is tomato juice and beer mixed. A healthier beverage choice vs beer alone?

Tomato Juice/health: Tomato juice is healthier than tomato juice mixed with beer. Beer has alcohol which can cause a loss of inhibitions and drunkeness or loss of control especially while driving. While tomato juice is given to help with a hangover from alcohol, it does not help when combined with alcohol. Also beer is not healthy because it has a lot more calories. ...Read more