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Artificial Sweeteners and Cancer: Questions and Answers

This fact sheet reviews research studies on the possible connection between cancer and artificial sweeteners, including saccharin, aspartame, and cyclamate.

Review Date: December 10, 2012

NIH National Cancer Institute

Artificial Sweeteners: Understanding These and Other Sugar Substitutes

Whether your goal is cutting calories or eating healthier, options for sugar substitutes abound. Understand their pros and cons to make an informed choice.

Review Date: August 31, 2011

Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Healthy Weight: Rethink Your Drink

Many people don't realize just how many calories beverages can contribute to their daily intake. Calories from drinks can really add up. This document provides you with options for reducing the number of calories in what you drink.

Review Date: March 01, 2012

National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion - NCCDPHP
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention