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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Yes, but why?: It's safe, but why would you want to take it? Sugar actually has very few calories, and you shouldn't try to lose weight during pregnancy, so why take ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
No problem: The artificial sweeteners are all pretty much interchangable from a medical standpoint. Pick which ever one tastes best to you. Some cannot be used in ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Moderation: Use of sugar substitutes in moderation is not likely to have untoward health effects.
A 68-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Charmoy
36 years experience Dentistry
Haven't read anythin: Ibhavent thing anything in the literature that states stevia being related to cavities.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Forrest Jones
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not so with Stevia: No. A study I found (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0195666310000826) showed that with Stevia, there was no craving. Also, there wa ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Stevia: This a natural sweetener made from plant extracts. It tends to be quite sweet. It is used to replace sugar. Best is to sprinkle some do taste test to ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marek Lutrzykowski
42 years experience Bariatrics
Not recomended: Is not good for you !
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Eilerman
20 years experience Endocrinology
Stevia: They are both sweet and can be used in cooking, although the stevia may not have the molasses flavor of sucanat.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Stevia: This a natural sweetener made from plant extracts. It tends to be quite sweet. It is used to replace sugar. Best is to sprinkle some do taste test to ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Not exactly: Purevia is a brand of sweetener based on stevia, which means purevia contains stevia extract, but also contains other things. Stevia is a family of p ... Read More
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