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Energy Drink linked to Deaths

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 Five hour energy shot may be supplying users with too big of a rush.

 According to the  New York Times, records from the Food and Drug Administration show that those Five-Hour Energy shots you see on counters almost everywhere... have been linked to 13 deaths and 30 life-threatening incidents since 2008.

The life threatening incidents include heart attacks, convulsions, and at least one "spontaneous abortion" according to the  Times .  
This comes a month after the F-D-A said Monster energy drinks were linked to five deaths.

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