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Joan Salge Blake, BU Nutrionist, on FDA Recommendations regarding Caffeine

May 2, 2016|

Joan Salge Blake, BU Nutrionist, on FDA Recommendations regarding Caffeine

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For we went to the break about. How you're talking about pure caffeine this just looks like just danger down I didn't even know they sold it like this. Yeah with a couple of pretty yeah it would accountability and they authorities had two people that have could I mean we're talking that you can get this passed out there on the Internet and that's what's very frightening. And you know I think he still open and equal to about 25. Cups of coffee. She is used just pure caffeine and he could duck people think can't see you know what I mean so many wonderful things in your right. We know that coffee you know moderation can help maybe reduce the risk of dying of heart disease. You know type two diabetes but when you start to compact look how did the pure thing we are cocky. That firm this group of stimulant data has cons to bed parent puts people in hospital. You know overdosing rapid heartbeat seizures is shut. Danger with it to have publicity and there is being prompt to put the FDA the FDA itself let mr. many companies to pay to pull it. And there's been a petition to that we've really got to get this off the Internet but you know people connect to Internet and it didn't get anything on the Internet. You know I envision this is being like. You know college kids buying this or against somebody who's working out all the time and I think it's the Red Bull grossed yet the Red Bull crap. Exactly right exactly exactly and you know they have problems with that also be quick. There. He's like any cheap shots or these. If any cheap drinks. The problem with that is especially getting to parent the children and adolescents. And a date. Peak until it too quickly and that's the issue could over consume it. You have a cup coffee it's hot illegal that they cannot get not should not get it and what happens with these any jinx it and shot. You could have quite if you put in very short amount it's great. And they actually looked act was an article in pediatrics says. Showed that the unmanned lunar visits from BER has gone up nevertheless some duties he's kind of heavily passing needy notion of an energy drink and get his. This is bad news. Yeah absolutely a signal to the way the market to Joan he has a my kids wanted drink Mountain Dew and I said no way. Right right because you know it's funny to say that did not do with the had been attacked an eight inning of the particularly different around the art I mean nice. It is just too much caffeine and end. You know we really have to watch this we really have to watch is we never had this problem. Eight years ago. And now we have to watch you know what you can get on the Internet and has dedicated. I teaspoon of this cup could turn the trials and two he couldn't speak to her adult can I mean would that bathroom now who this is. And it's you know people are they take exactly yup he talked about the dose makes the point saying you know I think a cup of coffee hour in but what we don't act. Getting to Q attacks could bring some. Crazy week. Yeah yeah I and I think the real problem is people here caffeine they don't think that can be lethal. Selling on the Internet candidates are must be okay Iran now I'm just gonna press got hired myself up so I stay up or me and have a stronger work out or something like that and you know this it's not just being sold like this disease all natural clean caffeine products that are out there are now. You know gauges telling people that pretty endear cocktails. So you stay up laid her and can enjoy yourself and you know it's it's all just seems a little questionable to me Joseph. You know I don't believe that's the worst that could lose after you do you do you wanna have to alcohol mixed with any of this because. What we have here. Yeah you know when you're consuming alcohol you're gonna perhaps for the cycle motor affectionate you know practically beaten can't walk into account what happens if you have to actually do it. If it patent so the facts. These can drink I think in his car. Lately that I mean that these people who should not go together. And again we get beaten and Lawrence of young people. And who think to go live forever and it Teflon and they can do anything. And this is where it's really really tactic an eighteen year old died and that twenty. A three year old Donna is a perfect female and doesn't partly because Craig. Well I'm glad you pointed out I had absolutely no idea caffeine was sold in such a way Anthony by the looks like cocaine might have looks like a big bulk like Peter red flag Jim. Right right to hunt goes. I could've gotten that particular types is and you know I think it's important that we all as adults. We know about this and make sure that this doesn't get into the hands of anyone I've actually killed in Enid. Absolutely. All right John thank you very much you can you cannot read more about this on Jones blogs of the through the you do that. Again it's nutrition and you're John thank you banker I can't I be back.