Media reports that low calorie sweeteners may promote obesity and diabetes are premature and should not change recommendations without larger scale trials, Australian researchers say. The media reports were based on findings presented at a US conference from a small in vitro study in stem cells in which the artificial sweetener sucralose promoted expression of ...
Type 2 diabetes
Artificial sweeteners and diabetes: do the media scare stories stand up to scrutiny?
By Tessa Hoffman
21 Mar 2018