Effects of Energy Drinks on Children
Children who drink energy drinks are at high risk of hyperactivity
. This results in them not paying attention in class, which affects their academic performance. Energy drinks contains guarana and taurine. This becomes the main cause of hyperactivity when you mix it with caffeine. Some of the side effects of mixing guarana and taurine include nervousness, irritability and difficulty sleeping. Although sodas are bad for children, study shows that energy drinks are more deadly as compared to sodas because of the presence of caffeine.