Have as much artificial sweeteners as you want…or can you?

Many people who are watching their weight resort to non-nutritive/artificial sweeteners in their daily diets. These sweeteners were first marketed to people with diabetes as a means of providing a sweet taste without the risk of increasing their blood sugar. The idea was that people with diabetes would not have to count it as a sugar (since it is zero-calories) and respectively not adjust their insulin doses.

Little did the makers of these products know that this was the fix all sweet-tooth dieters were waiting for. However, are these products too good to be true?

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