This is What Happens to Your Heart When You Indulge in Energy Drinks

Caffeine on its own offers various benefits, such as relieving headaches, treating conditions like diabetes and asthma, and improving mental alertness. But, when combined with artificial sweeteners and similar additives, caffeine converts into a toxic cocktail which can damage the cardiovascular system and increase the risk for a heart attack.

This is exactly what happened to Cory Terry, a 33-year old father who died of a heart attack after drinking one of the most popular energy drinks- Red Bull. As explained by his mother, he was a physically active non-smoker who consumed Red Bull regularly….Readmore