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CTV News reported on UB study that a high proportion of high schoolers are drinking high-energy drinks

Published March 19, 2014

Kathleen Miller, senior research scientist at UB’s Research Institute on Addictions, is quoted in an article on CTV News about a new study that showed that a significant proportion of high school students appears to be consuming high-caffeine energy drinks, and for some of them at least there seems to be a link with mental health issues, substance abuse and sensation-seeking behavior. The findings are troubling, but not surprising, she said. She also was quoted in articles that appeared in the Calgary Herald and Personal Liberty Digest.

Read more:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/health/energy-drinks-linked-to-depression-substance-abuse-in-teens-study-1.1717569

http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/Canadian+teens+energy+drink+habit+linked+depression+substance+abuse/9591209/story.html

http://personalliberty.com/2014/03/10/energy-drinks-alcohol-wide-awake-drunkenness/

 

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