Home > Diet and nutrition > News 14 February 2011 Energy drink dangerous for kids Energy drinks are under-studied, overused and can be dangerous for children and teens, warns a report by paediatricians. 0 Vit & Min doses per day » Count calories in food » Is my vegetarian diet balanced? » Ask The Dietitians » 10 foods to boost your immune system Your quick guide to Banting Energy drinks are under-studied, overused and can be dangerous for children and teens, warns a report by paediatricians. Dakota Sailor, 18, a high school senior in Carl Junction, Missouri, says risks linked with energy drinks aren't just hype. NEXT ON HEALTH24X OPINION | Mayday, Mayday! Your body needs your help! 2020-10-13 07:00 More: Diet and nutritionNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news News Mesoglow facial: your custom treatments Medical Newborns of moms with Covid-19 face little infection risk - study News Partner Content | Meet the Next Generation of Brave: Vivian Chengalroyan Medical Increased risk of breast cancer for teen smokers Medical Exposure to man-made chemicals influences genes controlling ageing, immune system and metabolism Medical More evidence masks slow Covid spread Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.