Bowel cancer: Low-calorie soft drinks could reduce recurrence

CATHARINE PADDOCK | July 20, 2018

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Consuming artificially sweetened soft drinks such as diet colas may be linked to a significantly lower risk of cancer return or death in patients with stage 3 colorectal cancer. It is also likely that around half the effect is due to artificially sweetened options displacing sugar-sweetened ones. These were the conclusions of a study, which has now been published in the journal PLOS ONE, that investigated the little-understood relation between artificially sweetened soft drinks and advanced bowel cancer.

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