Study: 3 out of 4 American kids consume caffeine

[KMSP-TV Fox 9 News, Feb. 10, 2014] Nearly 3 out of 4 U.S. children and young adults consume at least some caffeine, mostly from soda, tea and coffee. The rate didn’t budge much over a decade, although soda use declined and energy drinks became an increasingly common source, a government analysis finds.

Allina Medical Clinic – Ramsey pediatrician, Dr. Eric Barth, talked with Fox 9 News anchor Kelcey Carlson about the new study and what it means.


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