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The not so sweet truth of artificial sweeteners

by in Diet, Health 10/01/2015

READING TIME: 4 MINUTES Millions of Americans count on artificial sweeteners everyday to help them cut back on calories. However, there are conflicting reports about these sugar substitutes’ effectiveness and safety. Some studies suggestion that artificial sweeteners may actually contribute to weight gain. On the more frightening side, studies link some artificial sweeteners to cancer. […]