Low calorie sweeteners’ effect on appetite and energy intake

Author(s): An interview with Prof Anne Raben, University of Copehnagen, Denmark | Posted: 22 November 2016

In this 3-minute video interview, Prof Anne Raben discusses the impact of low calorie sweeteners on appetite and energy intake and how eventually they affect body weight, based on the available scientific literature and the work conducted by her research team. Prof Raben provides evidence that support the beneficial role of low calorie sweeteners in weight management and further explains why the evidence coming from well-designed randomised controlled trials (RCTs) are very important in nutrition science.