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Energy Drinks Mixed With Alcohol Affects Adolescent Brain Like Cocaine
 

Energy Drinks Mixed With Alcohol Affects Adolescent Brain Like Cocaine

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Drinking caffeinated alcoholic beverages produces similar effects as cocaine in adolescent brains, researchers from Purdue University found in a study. The study shows that mixing energy drinks with alcohol affects their brain in a similar
 
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26 Oct 2016 - General
 
Energy drinks are very addictive for teenagers and the researchers have found the reason behind it. The researchers from the University of Purdue have carried out research on mice and found that mice who were administered highly caffeinated alcoholic drinks; later found cocaine wasn’t as pleasurable. So it is concluded that energy drinks mixed with alcohol affect the brain of young adults similar to Class A drugs. It was observed that such beverages having two substances together push them towar...
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