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Monster Energy enjoys dismissals, peer-reviewed research

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Monster Beverage Corporation claims its nemesis from last winter, the Orlando-based trial lawyers Morgan & Morgan, have dropped all the lawsuits filed against the energy drink maker last February and March. More than a dozen were filed amid a swirl of publicity. Food Safety News invited one of the Morgan & Morgan attorneys involved in… Continue Reading

Increasing Consumption Boosts Concerns About Energy Drinks

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Many consumers are aware of the safety concerns surrounding energy drinks combined with alcohol, but energy drinks in their own right are an increasing cause for concern. Dr. Stacy Fisher, a cardiologist who specializes in congenital heart disease and director of Complex Heart Disease on the faculty of the University Of Maryland School of Medicine,… Continue Reading

Five U.S. Consumers Drank Same Energy Drink Before Death, Records Show

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Over the past eight years, five people have died shortly after drinking Monster brand energy drinks, according to government records. This fact was discovered by a Maryland mother who requested to see reports of adverse health effects linked to Monster products after her daughter died in late 2011 hours after consuming the company’s energy drinks…. Continue Reading