How safe are Energy Drinks?
Study Points to Possible Health Risks
John, July 27,
Have you ever wondered about that jolt of
energy you get from those flashy, increasingly
popular health drinks? Now, a recent study has concluded
that they may also be harmful to your
A study conducted by the Henry Ford Hospital
in Detroit prompted researchers to advise people who have high
blood pressure or heart disease to avoid energy drinks because
they could impact their blood pressure or change the
effectiveness of their medications.
"We saw increases in both blood pressure and
heart rate in healthy volunteers who were just sitting in a
chair watching movies." said James Kalus, who led the
A report on the study, published by the
international news service Reuters, said the increases in blood
pressure and heart rate could pose significant health risks in
people with cardiovascular disease.
That's bad news for consumers who are
saturating an explosive energy drink market, which is expected
to hit $10 billion in sales by 2010.
As concerns continue to mount over the potential health risks
associated with consuming energy drinks that are loaded with
sugar and caffeine, you'll be happy to know that there is a
healthy alternative. How do you still benefit
from an energy drink without succumbing to these risks? You
choose a product that contains no sugar, no caffeine and no
Where can you find an energy drink that provides
you with the benefits you are looking for without
any of the risks?
Primorye™ OTG provides an alternative in a
distinctive energy drink with zero sugar, zero caffeine and
just 5 calories per serving. Loaded with amino acids and B
vitamins, OTG delivers a healthy boost of energy with a
refreshingly crisp cherry flavor. And OTG is formulated with
scientifically validated herbal adaptogens to increase the
body's ability to manufacture and use cell fuel more
Real Energy, no
"Finally! A great-tasting energy drink that
picks me up wihtout loading me up on carbs,
sugar and calories. OTG is incredible!"
|Dr Tom Ventullo New Smyrna FL