Simplifying Science

Another Study Raising the Red (Bull) Flag

I don't mean to pick on Red Bull in the title, because a drink called "Cocaine" deserves much more bullying. (Seriously, there are people who buy a drink called Cocaine?!) Editorializing aside, here's another story reminding us that highly caffeinated drinks are not healthy stimulants for your kids, with or without alcohol added.

Energy Drinks Pose Risks to Teens, Study Finds

A new report warns that popular energy drinks such as Red Bull and Rockstar pose potential hazards to teens, especially when mixed with alcohol.  Read More