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References for "Artificial Sweeteners for Weight Management"


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2 Bes-Rastrollo M, Sanchez-Villegas A, Gomez-Gracia E, Martinez JA, Pajares RM, Martinez-Gonzalez MA. Predictors of weight gain in a Mediterranean cohort : the Seguimiento Universidad de Navarra Study. Am J Clin Nutr 2006; 83: 362-370.

3 Schulze MB, Manson JE, Ludwig DS, et al. Sugar sweetened beverages, weight gain, and incidence of type 2 diabetes in young and middle-aged women. JAMA 2004; 292: 927-934.

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7 Havel, PJ. Dietary Fructose: Implications for dysregulation of energy homeostatis and lipid/carbohydrate metabolism. Nutrition Reviews 2005; 63(5): 133-157.

8 Jacobs DR Jr. Fast food and sedentary lifestyle: a combination that leads to obesity. Am J Clin Nutr 2006; 83: 189-190.

9 Tordoff MG and Alleva AM. Effect of drinking soda sweetened with aspartame or high fructose corn syrup on food intake and body weight. Am J Clin Nutr 1990; 51:963-969.

10 Raben A, Vasilaras TH, Moller AC and Astrup A. Sucrose compared with artificial sweeteners: different effects on ad libitum food intake and body weight after 10 wk of supplementation in overweight subjects. Am J Clin Nutr 2002; 76:721-729.

11 Blackburn, GL, Kanders BS, Lavin PT, Keller SD and Whatley, J. The effect of aspartame as part of a multi-disciplinary weight-control program on short- and long-term control of body weight. Am J Clin Nutr 1997; 65:409-418

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