Artificial Sweeteners Have Been Linked To Weight Gain

Artificial Sweeteners In Diet Fizzy Drinks May Be Making You Gain Weight

These results are "kind of the opposite of what these products are intended for", Azad said.

"I think the takeaway for Canadians at this point is to maybe think twice about whether you really want to be consuming these artificial sweeteners, particularly on an everyday basis", Azad said, "because really we don't have evidence to say for sure whether these are truly harmless alternatives to sugar".

However, it's possible this evidence review is blaming artificial sweeteners for health problems attributable to an otherwise poor diet or other unhealthy lifestyle choices, countered the Calorie Control Council.

Miller PE, Perez V. Low-calorie sweeteners and body weight and composition: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials and prospective cohort studies.

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Such strategies should address not only dietary preferences, but also physical activity and medical considerations, Rankin added.

There's a growing body of literature on the potential risks of artificial sweeteners in zero calories drinks, to low-calorie sweets and even in pasta sauces and other processed fare.

Over ten years, the increases in weight and Body Mass Index, or BMI, was modest.

The team found the clinical trials did not show a clear benefit or a consistent effect on weight loss, despite often being promoted for this reason. "Everyone is told don't eat sugar, period". But they did not find concrete proof of causation. "There is increasing scientific evidence that these sweeteners promote metabolic dysfunction", said Sabyasachi Sen, an associate professor of medicine and endocrinology at George Washington University, and the principal investigator. And more trials that reflect how people consume sweeteners in a host of foods are needed.

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The other school holds that artificial sweeteners might influence the body itself in some as-yet-unknown way, Azad said.

Nonnutritive sweeteners may also alter the body's response to sweetness over time, changing the way it metabolizes actual sugar, says Susan Swithers, a professor in the department of psychological sciences at Purdue University in Indiana.

The CMAJ study, released Monday, states: "Nonnutritive sweeteners, such as aspartame, sucralose and stevioside, are widely consumed, yet their long-term health impact is uncertain".

Human trials concluded that there were no significant differences observed on insulin levels between groups consuming diet drinks and those consuming water.

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"But what about weight-gain and insulin?"

". These days aspartame and sucralose aren't just in diet sodas and chewing gum but English muffins and toothpaste as well. In fact, there are further studies suggesting the use of diet drinks as an appetite suppressant in obese individuals, not a stimulant. The more often that people reach for sweet foods, the more likely they will take in more calories than someone who avoids sweet treats. "Those kind of factors confound what we are seeing in these observational studies", Wright said. "I don't think this is something to worry about".

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