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A lab in Canada had shown that saccharin caused bladder cancer in rats.
The American Dental Association warned Congress that the country's teeth would slide into decay; the Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association said that pills made without saccharin would be too bitter for America's children.
What researchers have found this time has been surprising: Drinking diet soda doesn't seem to lead to losing weight; in fact, there are signs it does the opposite.
Originally posted by RedShirt73
I gave up drinking all soft drinks about three years ago. I lost about 10 to 15 pounds and I got back tons of energy. Never again.