| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:02 PM
A popular energy drink made here in Indiana is under scrutiny. The founder and CEO of 5-hour energy is strongly defending his product after claims that it led to 13 deaths in the past four years.
In the midst of this controversy, a group of Purdue...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:22 PM
A new report says people are increasingly landing in emergency rooms after overdoing it with energy drinks and other substances. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration says there has been a 10-fold increase in emergency room...
| Sep 9, 2011
Both Java Monster Loca Moca and Starbucks mocha-flavored Doubleshot energy drinks come in brown 15-ounce cans. They both offer caffeine, B vitamins and "energy" in the form of guarana and ginseng.
But one is marketed as a food/beverage and the other as a...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 8:05 AM
I always knew that energy drinks weren’t exactly health food, but even so, I was surprised when a federal report landed in my e-mail last month with a startling headline: The beverages were sending thousands of people to the hospital each year....