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artificial sweeteners


Diet Soda: To drink or not to drink

January 06, 2020 1:48 pm

We spoke to doctors who gave us an insight into what really comprises diet soda, whether it is indeed a 'healthier' alternative, and how much should one consume.

Taking artificial sweeteners as a sugar substitute? Study says it may not be effective

January 05, 2019 2:41 pm

With increased consumer interest in reducing energy intake, food products containing non-sugar sweeteners (NSSs) rather than simple sugars (monosaccharides and disaccharides) have become increasingly popular", the study stated.

A sweet Asian fruit tempts the troubled soft drink industry

December 23, 2013 1:45 am

US FDA approved monk fruit for consumption in 2010,and fruit has no reported adverse side effects.

One soft drink a day raises heart attack risk by 20 pc

March 19, 2012 3:48 am

Drinking just one can of a soft drink daily may increase the risk of heart attack,claims a new Harvard study,but experts in India are sceptical about the findings even as they agree that excess consumption of such beverages is dangerous

Dangerously SWEET

July 25, 2010 4:52 pm

It seems like common sense that foods labeled “sugar free” would have no effect on sugar levels in the blood. But sometimes they do.