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Fake Sweetness, Real Effects

A new study in the Canadian Medical Association Journal offers the latest confirmation of an irony: “Diet” soda won’t help you keep weight off. But wait. It gets worse. As the Washington Post reported, “The study found that not only were artificial sweeteners dodgy when it came to weight management, but people who drank them […]

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Are Other Artificial Sweeteners Any Better than Aspartame?

Recently, PepsiCo. announced that, come August, it will no longer put aspartame in Diet Pepsi. They said that consumers just don’t want it. They said that avoiding it was the number one reason why people were drinking less diet soda. Give the people what they want, right? And there’s certainly good reason to steer clear […]

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