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How much caffeine is too much for kids?

Published May 16, 2017

A story on NPR's Here and Now interviews Kathleen Miller, senior research scientist in UB's Research Institute on Addictions, about how much caffeine is too much for kids in the wake of a South Carolina teen who died after ingesting too much caffeine. "There is some fairly good initial research suggesting energy drinks are about more than just caffeine," she said.

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http://www.wbur.org/hereandnow/2017/05/16/teen-caffeine-consumption

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