by Sayer Ji, Green MedInfo
A groundbreaking new study published in the prestigious journal Nature has revealed how non-caloric artificial sweeteners (NAS) drive obesity- and diabetes-related changes in both mice and humans.
The study titled, “Artificial sweeteners induce glucose intolerance by altering the gut microbiota,” states
“Here we demonstrate that consumption of commonly used NAS formulations drives the development of glucose intolerance through induction of compositional and functional alterations to the intestinal microbiota.”
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