Energy Drinks Speech

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I. INTRODUCTION A. People all over the world have been getting a jolt of energy from a cup of coffee or tea in the morning for hundreds of years, so getting that jolt in a little can seems to make sense, right? B. The desire for a powerful energy drink can lead to a lot of misinformation. C. There is a lot of misinformation about energy drinks in regards to they speed up your metabolism, help you with your workout, mixing these drinks with alcohol, and the effects on your body. II. BODY OF THE SPEECH D. Energy drinks speed up your metabolism. 1. A 16 oz. can energy drink may contain 13 teaspoons of sugar and the same amount of caffeine found in 4 or more colas. 2. The sudden energy rush…show more content…
“Energy Drinks Cause Harmful Side Effects.” 24 September. 2007. <http://www.thesandspur.org/sports/energy-drinks-cause-harmful-side-effects.com> “Some Facts About Energy Drinks.” Nutritional and Health Info-Sheet.” 2007. <http://nutrition.ucdavis.edu/content/infosheets/EnergyDrinks.pdf> Trenier, Theresa. “Energy Drink Dangers.” Newsletters for Mental Health. Milwaukee School of Engineering. January. 2007. <http://www.msoe.edu/life_at_msoe/current_student_resources/student_resources.com> I. INTRODUCTION A. People all over the world have been getting a jolt of energy from a cup of coffee or tea in the morning for hundreds of years, so getting that jolt in a little can seems to make sense, right? B. The desire for a powerful energy drink can lead to a lot of misinformation. C. There is a lot of misinformation about energy drinks in regards to they speed up your metabolism, help you with your workout, mixing these drinks with alcohol, and the effects on your body. II. BODY OF THE SPEECH D. Energy drinks and your metabolism 1. 16 oz. can, 13 teaspoons sugar, 4X amount caffeine than cola 2. “crash & burn” effect 3. Stomach left w/ carbs & caffeine E. Energy drinks help you with your workout 4. 15-20 min. burn 110 calories 5. Caffeine and herbal supplements-life threatening 6. Diuretic - dehydrated F.
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