Once a month Dr Melissa Stoneham, PHAIWA Deputy Director, selects an article identified in our JournalWatch service to discuss on Croakey, the Crikey health blog.

This month she examines an article entitled ‘Energy drinks: An emerging public health hazard for youth’ by Jennifer Pomeranz, Christina Munsell and Jennifer Harris.  Click here to view her thoughts on the risks posed by energy drinks and why new strategies aimed at protecting young people need to be considered.