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Is coke zero alright if you have type 2 diabetes?

Is coke zero alright if you have type 2 diabetes?

Unclear : There is recent evidence to suggest that artificial sweeteners may contribute to Insulin resistance. This is far from proven, but something to think about. It would make for a good discussion to read other health tap physician views as well and certainly ask your own doctor. We tell our patients that the only beverages necessary in their diet are milk and water. ...Read more

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I discovered I have type 2 diabetes and i know I have to drink water but just in case i want something else, what can I drink.Also is coke zero recommended?

I discovered I have type 2 diabetes and i know I have to drink water but just in case i want something else, what can I drink.Also is coke zero recommended?

Maintain: Adequate hydration with any liquid, the fewer calories the better. Coke zero is fine if you like it. Don't believe the recent misinformed hype about artificial sweeteners. They didn't understand the article and what it said, which wasn't much. ...Read more

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Is coke zero bad?

Is coke zero bad?

In moderation: Coke zero is a diet coke product that uses aspartame as an artificial sweetner. In moderation, it is not harmful. I recommended no more than two per day to my patients. Consult with your doctor to see if you have other conditions that would not be conducive to taking coke zero. ...Read more

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How bad is coke zero for you?

How bad is coke zero for you?

Not good: It is sweetened with aspartame and acesulfame K. Regularly drinking soda has been linked to Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Diabetes, heart disease & metabolic syndrome. Other possible risks include: increased weight, decreased bone mineral density (BMD) obesity, erosion of tooth enamel, mineral depletion & dehydration. If it contains artificial sweeteners & is used daily, this is linked to a ...Read more

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Could coke zero affect ketosis?

Unlikely: it does not have sugar. The sweeteners in it are neither very much nor in high amounts. Basically it is water with color and flavoring. ...Read more

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Is drinking pepsi max / coke zero bad for your diet?

Is drinking pepsi max / coke zero bad for your diet?

Agree w Dr. Fried.: Regularly drinking soda has been linked to Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Diabetes, heart disease & metabolic syndrome. Other possible risks include: increased weight, decreased bone mineral density (BMD) obesity, erosion of tooth enamel, mineral depletion & dehydration. If it contains artificial sweeteners & is used daily, this is linked to a 3 fold ^ in dementia & stroke. ...Read more

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What could happen to me if i drink coke zero every day?

Diet sodas: In a study which was supported by the national heart, lung ; blood institute, it was noted that use of diet sodas is related to ^’ed fasting blood glucose levels ; that the risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus is higher in people who drink at least 1 diet soda per day vice people who don’t drink them. ...Read more

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Please tell me what will happen to me if i drink coke zero evey day?

Diet cokes: In a study which was supported by the national heart, lung ; blood institute, it was noted that use of diet sodas is related to ^’ed fasting blood glucose levels ; that the risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus is higher in people who drink at least 1 diet soda per day vice people who don’t drink them. ...Read more

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What is the difference between diet coke and coke zero for diabetic?

What is the difference between diet coke and coke zero for diabetic?

None: Both contain artificial sweeteners. They are not particularly healthy but they do not cause any significant Insulin release. Despite the absence of any reliable studies to suggest a direct relationship otherwise, some people still claim they do. Avoid them altogether and don't worry if they do or not. ...Read more

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I drink about 1-1.5 ltrs /(4-5) cans of coke zero per week. How can this affect me?

Fine: 4-5 cans of soda a week should be fine. In a rare case, people have severe underlying acid indigestion/gerd/peptic or gastric ulcer disease, and drinking even a few cans be aggrevating. ...Read more

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