This section will provide you with useful insight from scientific experts on the role and benefits of low calorie sweeteners and their role in our diet.

Please click on the links below to read interesting pieces of opinion articles, commentaries and interviews with expert on specific topics, ranging from safety to the benefits of low calorie sweeteners in weight management and diabetes.

How can low calorie sweeteners help dieters?

Posted: 10 November 2017

Science news from the Sugar Reduction Summit, London Committed to our objective to bring to visitors of the ISA website the latest science on low calorie sweeteners, and to provide evidence-based information on their use in the diet, we share ...

Long-term low calorie sweeteners’ intake does not affect insulin resistance, a new clinical trial suggests

Posted: 16 November 2017

An interview with Sara Engel and Anne Raben, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, about the findings of their new study. In times when type 2 diabetes is increasing globally, and the role of nutrition is recognised as key in diabetes management, ...

New evidence further supports low calorie sweeteners’ role in glucose and weight control

Posted: 13 December 2017

Highlights from the ISA-supported symposium at the French Nutrition day 2017 The International Sweeteners Association (ISA) is particularly pleased to have participated with an ISA-supported symposium in the French Nutrition Day (JFN – Jour...