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are artificial sweeteners addictive the way natural sugar is for the human body?

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Dr. Denis Winder
Plastic Surgery 58 years experience
Information: Sugar is not truly addictive. Our bodies need sugar to survive. I am not aware of any addictive symdromes related to artificial sweeteners.

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