Sugar and Sweeteners Becoming Dietary Enemy Number 1

Sugar and Sweeteners Becoming Dietary Enemy Number 1

Avoid things with cholesterol, avoid fats, avoid carbs. Pay attention to the food labels. There have been many dietary messages in recent years as people gained more weight. Now, the government and leading experts are pointing to a sugar, real and artificial, as the reason for the obesity epidemic. The new government guidelines, documentaries like […]

Diet Pepsi’s Sweetener Is Fizzed Out

Diet Pepsi’s Sweetener Is Fizzed Out

The limited number of investigations regarding artificial sweeteners have completed tests with an “inconclusive” grade after consumers reported that the substance was the root cause of a variety of medical conditions. Diet Pepsi’s sales dropped 5.2 percent last year because consumers started to repel aspartame. In 2013, the European Food Safety Authority pitched in with a 263-page report […]

Is Diet Cola Making Us Fatter?

Is Diet Cola Making Us Fatter?

Diet cola drinks with artificial sweeteners are popular with people who want to watch their weight or avoid consuming a lot of sugar. However, research shows that artificial sweeteners like Splenda and Sweet ‘N Low, may lead to obesity and diabetes like sugary drinks. Yes, it appears that Diet Cola is making us fatter rather […]