Atlantic City, like much of the nation, sees an increase in energy drink-related emergency room visits - Breaking News - pressofAtlanticCity.com Mobile

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Atlantic City, like much of the nation, sees an increase in energy drink-related emergency room visits

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Associated Press photo by Eric Risberg

Dr. Steve Sun looks over a heart monitor display in the emergency room Monday at St. Mary's Medical Center in San Francisco. A new government report shows the number of people seeking emergency treatment after consuming energy drinks has doubled nationwide over the last four years.

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Energy drink-related emergencies have doubled nationwide in the past five years, but only one hospital in southern New Jersey is noticing the trend.

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Associated Press photo by Eric Risberg

Dr. Steve Sun looks over a heart monitor display in the emergency room Monday at St. Mary's Medical Center in San Francisco. A new government report shows the number of people seeking emergency treatment after consuming energy drinks has doubled nationwide over the last four years.