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27 March 2009

Energy drinks up BP

Energy drinks can boost blood pressure and should not be consumed by people with high blood pressure or heart disease, say US researchers.

Energy drinks can boost blood pressure and should not be consumed by people with high blood pressure or heart disease, say US researchers.

"Based on our findings, we recommend that people who have hypertension or heart disease and are taking medication for them to avoid consuming energy drinks because of a potential risk to their health," Kalus said.


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