Neighbourhood Lifestyle Desk: Replacing sugar with artificial sweeteners may seem like a good solution to lose weight or prevent diabetes, you may want to rethink that. Studies have shown that artificial sweeteners could be harmful for your health. New study done by the Medical College of Wisconsin and Marquette University shows that sugar replacements could even cause health changes linked with diabetes and obesity.
Study, was conducted on rats and cell cultures, is the largest examination till date to track biochemical changes in the body. Researchers also looked at the impact of the substances on the lining of blood vessels as well.