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Old August 19th, 2007, 08:38 PM  
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Default Re: energy drink addiction

Originally Posted by Unknown_kid View Post
the reason caffine, calms you down, and helps you go to bed, is because when you have ADD or ADHD, it has a reverse affect on you. same thing happens to my brother, he has to drink coffee and night, while i drink mine in the morning to stay awake.
It has a reverse effect, because caffeine reduces blood-flow in the brain, producing the same effect as pharmaceutical stimulants (Ritalin, Adderall).


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