Dr. Oz: Dangers of Artificial Sweeteners
Dr. Oz talked about new research that shows artificial sweeteners could be causing diabetes. Asparatame, Sucralose, and Saccharin are the chemicals in the blue, yellow, and pink packets, respectively. New research says America’s three most popular sugar substitute may also contribute to Diabetes.
Researches found these sweeteners affect the bacteria of the gut, changing them to increase glucose intolerance and raise blood sugar, the underlying cause of diabetes. Already, some doctors and nutritionists are considering this proof that zero calorie sweeteners could be hazardous to health.