Rapid Review Quiz: Artificial Sweeteners

Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD


November 14, 2022

Artificial sweeteners are synthetic substitutes for natural sugars. They also represent an ongoing source of controversy because of perceived benefits and potential health risks. Although obesity and diabetes continue to cause health issues for patients, these sugar substitutes may not always be a safe alternative. Are you up-to-date on the latest research on artificial sweeteners, including adverse effects of daily consumption and links to cancer and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)? Test yourself with this quick quiz.


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