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Food & Drink

THINK BEFORE YOU DRINK

looking beyond the labels of energy drinks

Story & Photos by Mandi Ringgenberg Design by Vanessa Cruz

There is an uncertainty as to why energy drinks are now so appealing to young adults and why in the media, so many people gravitate toward them. The appeal of instant energy is promising in one shiny, 16-ounce can of an energy drink, but what consumers may not be aware of is the mysterious ingredients and health risks that come with consuming too many of these drinks.

COLLEGE IS A CULPRIT

Young adults fall victim to the luscious appeal of the caffeinated beverages when in dire need of an adrenaline boost or enhanced mental awareness. One quick sip and: ZOOP! The body instantly begins to buzz with anticipation. There is an impatient need to keep the mental state on high alert,

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Profile for Pulse Magazine

Spring 2016 | Issue Two  

Pulse Magazine is an online, student-run lifestyle magazine produced by and for the Central Washington University community. Now available i...

Spring 2016 | Issue Two  

Pulse Magazine is an online, student-run lifestyle magazine produced by and for the Central Washington University community. Now available i...

Profile for cwupulse