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Trend: Drinking Breast Milk As An Energy Drink?

It's a natural food and adherents swear by its health benefits, even if they're not too keen to go public about it. The headline at New York Magazine should tell you why: "Meet the Men Who Drink Breas…

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Mountain Dew Wants You to Start Your Day With a Giant Can of Soda

Is there a market for a "breakfast drink" that tastes like soda, looks like an energy drink, and is infused with just enough juice customers can feel less guilty about drinking it in the morning? Mou…

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7 “Health Foods” that Aren’t Healthy

There are many foods and beverages believed to be healthy that may actually be harmful to health.  The confusion is mostly thanks to some savvy but unscrupulous marketers trying to dupe consumers abou…

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Killer Energy Drinks?

In case you needed another reason to nix the energy drinks, the Food and Drug Administration says that five recent deaths may be linked to Monster Energy Drinks. We know that mixing energy drinks a…

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Lazy Cakes and Sleepy Bones: Can Too Much Mellow Be a Bad Thing?

Despite all of the warnings about energy and performance-enhancing drinks being too much of a bad thing (namely caffeine), it seems our 24-7 culture has conveniently looked past the flashing red light…

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Blackout in a Can: Should Stupid Alcoholic Drinks be Banned?

Seemingly (from the perspective of an underage drinker), the problem with getting really drunk is that you eventually pass out and are unable to enjoy the glory stemming from all of the embarrassing t…

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Rethink Energy Drinks

Q: Are energy drinks bad for you? A: I think this answer might hinge on your definition of "bad." Truthfully, why does anyone need to drink anything other than water? Why do you want to inges…

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