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Could you drink a lot of diet soda during pregnancy and have perfectly normal/healthy children?

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Dr. Christopher John
Pulmonary Critical Care 45 years experience
Yes,it is not terato: Whilst it is not healthy to consume too much of any one thing in pregnancy, diet soda in moderation should not be harmful.

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Can you drink diet soda during pregnancy and still have healthy children?

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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Yes: All of the currently used artificial sweeteners are safe during pregnancy. They are not known to cause any adverse effects to a developing baby.

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