Do You Let Your Kids Have Energy Drinks?
According to published reports, some energy drinks have as much or more caffeine than coffee or soda. The Mayo Clinic website has a list of the caffeine content of various beverages. For example, a 12 oz. can of Diet Coke has 47 milligrams of caffeine, whereas a 16 oz. can of Monster Energy contains 160 milligrams, according to the site.
Do you let your children have energy drinks?
Want to get the latest ParentDish news and advice? Sign up for our newsletter!
Ask Us Anything About Parenting
Start by teaching him that it is safe to do so.