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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

President Donald Trump downs a dozen Diet Cokes each day, The New York Times reported this weekend. ... So, what happens to those who drink a dozen cans daily of the caramel-colored elixir, which contains a blend of the sweetener aspartame and artificial and natural flavors, among other ingredients? ... Looking at long-term studies in humans, [health researcher Susan] Swithers noted, the results indicate that people who report drinking artificially sweetened beverages end up at higher risk than non-diet soda drinkers for lots of negative outcomes, including type 2 diabetes, hypertension and stroke, as well as dementia.





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His hair loss medication leads to mental problems too.

The man's brain is mush.

#1 | Posted by SpeakSoftly at 2017-12-12 09:56 PM | Reply

Let's hope the strokes strikes soon.

#2 | Posted by bat4255 at 2017-12-12 10:02 PM | Reply

Fake news.

Here's the real story, if,you drink a dozen diet cokes a day you too can become the leader of the free world.

#3 | Posted by bruceaz at 2017-12-12 10:20 PM | Reply

It's funny how the man who claims to be the epitome of class and opulence is low brow in so many ways.

#4 | Posted by jpw at 2017-12-12 10:23 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

It's amazing how Trump epitomizes so many negative stereotypes about black people.

#5 | Posted by Tor at 2017-12-13 01:20 AM | Reply

God Blesh the Unitsted Shstates.

#6 | Posted by 726 at 2017-12-13 09:45 AM | Reply

His hair loss medication leads to mental problems too.

The man's brain is mush.

#1 | Posted by SpeakSoftly

Impeach the guy for drinking that much soda. He is no doubt dutz from all that.

#7 | Posted by Sniper at 2017-12-13 10:18 AM | Reply

Here in Texas, ranchers leave open cans of diet coke next to clusters of fire ant mounds.


Researchers from China have discovered that some sweeteners can be lethal to the red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta), a devastating pest found South America, the United States, Australia, Asia, and on many Caribbean islands. In a test, ants that were fed aspartame, and saccharin had a mortality rate higher than 80 percent.

I use diet coke to clean bugs off my wind shield - it also cleans the toilet bowl pretty good...

but gawd help me, I would never drink it.

#8 | Posted by Pegasus at 2017-12-13 10:20 AM | Reply

12 Diet Cokes a Day Linked to Strokes, Dementia
12 Diet Cokes?

Does this mean you're okay with just 11 Diet Cokes a day?

#9 | Posted by Hans at 2017-12-13 10:38 AM | Reply

I suspect the study findings reveal that fat people drink diet coke. They often get hypertension and type ii diabetes. Dementia is often called type iii diabetes.
Dotard is committing suicide by junk food because he is a spoiled child without discipline, who is used to getting what he wants.

#10 | Posted by bored at 2017-12-13 12:00 PM | Reply

Start digging his grave hands. He won't make it till June.

#11 | Posted by Sniper at 2017-12-13 01:30 PM | Reply

"Start digging his grave hands." - #11 | Posted by Sniper at 2017-12-13 01:30 PM

Grave hands?

Those must be some serious hands to be called "grave."

#12 | Posted by Hans at 2017-12-13 01:34 PM | Reply

That would be you when you come out of your problem.

#13 | Posted by Sniper at 2017-12-13 05:24 PM | Reply

Trump is a deplorable pig

#14 | Posted by ChiefTutMoses at 2017-12-13 08:18 PM | Reply

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