People who consume caffeinated energy drinks frequently, can experience a spike in their blood insulin levels.
This could make you more prone to increasing your susceptibility to diabetes later in life.
The effects of these popular drinks containing caffeine can inhibit the body's ability to deal with a high load of sugar.
This could lead to 'insulin resistance' in which the body has to produce increasing amounts of insulin to clear circulating blood sugar.
How can highly sweetened and caffeinated drinks initiate insulin resistance?
Scientists suggest that there are two major factors, which could lead to this unwanted state of insulin resistance -
• Frequently drinking highly sweetened drinks, as it makes intermittent abrupt elevations