Are Artificial Sweeteners safe in soft drinks? Coke says yes

Coca-Cola ad to defend artificial sweeteners Turns out it’s not just sugary soft drink sales that are declining, but diet drinks, too. So a new Coke ad tries to defend the safety of its diet drinks. (Photo: Tom Pennington, Getty Images) STORY HIGHLIGHTS Coca-Cola is taking offensive against diet soft drink critics Ad says 200 […]

Do Diet Sodas Cause Weight Gain?


Diet sodas are in the news again. You’ve probably seen the headlines questioning whether diet sodas actually help you lose weight. In fact many of the headlines imply the diet sodas will cause you to gain weight. Two of the more sensational headlines I came across said “Think diet sodas help you lose weight? Not so, Purdue study finds”, and “Can […]