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Posted by: baby | 2007/11/28

Can Sweetners cause Osteoporosis?

I am using sweetners for my coffee. Drinking 3 cups of coffee per day. I do feel pains in my knees. Can sweetners cause damage to the bone density?

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Dear Baby
No, sweeteners cannot cause osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is a painless disease until you suffer a fracture. The pains in your knees is probablu due to osteo-arthritis. If it really bothers you, please consult your doctor for more investigations.

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