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5 Hard Seltzers To Leave on Grocery Store Shelves Right Now

Eat This, Not That! Logo By Lauren Manaker MS, RDN, LD, CLEC of Eat This, Not That! | Slide 2 of 6: Fizz X is a sparkling seltzer that also contains a boost of caffeine. And while combining the stimulating effect of caffeine with the boost of fun that alcohol can provide may sound like an appealing feature, experts caution against combining the two.In fact, when alcohol is mixed with caffeine, the caffeine can mask the depressant effects of alcohol, making drinkers feel more alert than they would otherwise. As a result, they may drink more alcohol and become more impaired than they realize, increasing the risk of alcohol-attributable harms, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).If you are feeling tired, instead of doing a caffeine/alcohol combo like the one found in Fizz X, perhaps skip the booze, hydrate, and take a quick cat nap instead.

1. Fizz X

Fizz X is a sparkling seltzer that also contains a boost of caffeine. And while combining the stimulating effect of caffeine with the boost of fun that alcohol can provide may sound like an appealing feature, experts caution against combining the two.

In fact, when alcohol is mixed with caffeine, the caffeine can mask the depressant effects of alcohol, making drinkers feel more alert than they would otherwise. As a result, they may drink more alcohol and become more impaired than they realize, increasing the risk of alcohol-attributable harms, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

If you are feeling tired, instead of doing a caffeine/alcohol combo like the one found in Fizz X, perhaps skip the booze, hydrate, and take a quick cat nap instead.

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