Long term affects of energy drinks on your body

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) A recent study claims that consuming energy drinks may have a harsh affect on the health of the drinker, especially if the consumer makes a habit of the energy boost.

Doctors say the high caffeine content in many energy drinks can lead to heart palpitations, stroke and even sudden death in kids and teens.

Join WMBF News Anchor Paula Caruso as she delves into the short and long term health risks of consuming energy drinks. Thursday at 6 p.m. we'll reveal what ingredients doctors say could harm your body long after the energy is gone.

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