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Diet soda drinkers gain weight, sue Coca-Cola and Pepsi

Diet soda drinkers gain weight, sue Coca-Cola and Pepsi

Six soda drinkers gained weight while drinking exorbitant amounts of diet soda. After seeing that the soda didn't have beneficial effects on their diets, the group sued three soda companies with the accusation that diet soda makes people fat.

All six soda drinkers have a history of obesity and attempts to lose weight. They claimed that the aspartame in diet sodas produced by Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, and Dr Pepper Snapple added to the width of their...

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