TGIF! The weekend is finally here and the Choices magazine/TeenBeing team rounded up our picks for the best of this week’s web. Check out our Friday Faves!
1. Despite their name, energy drinks may be having the opposite effect as promised. A new study found that instead of making teens feel energized and focused, these sugary, caffeinated beverages actually create feelings of laziness and tiredness. The same is true for sports drinks. To learn more about the side effects of energy drinks, check out the “Deadly Drinks?” story from the February 2013 issue of Choices.