Does Diet Soda Actually Make You Gain Weight?

Does Diet Soda Actually Make You Gain Weight?

Does diet soda make people gain weight? This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Tirumalai Kamala, Immunologist. Sweet taste without the calories sounds like a perfect example of no pain, all gain but unfortunately cumulative data suggests otherwise. A poster child for unintended consequences, diet soda ( Diet drink) typically contains a type of non-caloric…


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