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"Energy drinks are associated with health risks for teens"
There has been a great deal of concern about the potential health risks of energy drinks on teens. Energy drinks have been linked to teen health risks, reported the University of Waterloo News. Although the energizing effects of energy drinks are well advertised, a new report has found consumption among teenagers of these drinks may be linked with poor mental health and substance use.
"Benzodiazepines are risky when mixed with opioids"
Benzodiazepines are a popular prescribed tranquilizer and drug of abuse. Researchers have warned that prescriptions for benzodiazepines rising and these drugs are particularly risky when combined with opioids, reports Science Daily. Stanford researchers think that as prescriptions for benzodiazepines are rising in primary care, their frequent combined use with opioid analgesics may be contributing to medication associated deaths.
"Passive smoking causes irreversible damage to arteries of kids"
Smoking is beyond a doubt a deadly practice. The association between smoking and lung cancer, other serious pulmonary problems and heart disease is conclusive. New research has shown that passive smoking is also dangerous. This raises deep concerns about the exposure of young children to cigarette smoke from their parents and others.
"Bedroom televisions may contribute to obesity in kids"
The growing awareness of the obesity problem in kids has prompted parents, physicians and schools to pay more attention to what kids are fed. Along with encouraging eating more low fat, low sugar and low calorie foods there have also been more aggressive efforts than ever to encourage our kids to be more active. Being too sedentary clearly increases the chances kids will suffer from obesity.