What does F&N think of Diet soda?

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  1. Marijuanair

    Marijuanair Remember to have your pet spayed or neutered! OT Supporter

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    Any opinions? 0 cals, 0 fat, 0 carbs. I'm sure it's not "healthy" but is it something to avoid for a paticular reason? I haven't drank a regular soda in over 3 years :wiggle:


    I read that if you cut soda out of your diet permanantly the average american saves like 200,000 calories a year :dunno:
     
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    I try to limit it because of its diuretic property.
     
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    i've lost around 8 lbs just from drinking water instead of dr pepper :hsd:

    I have a coke zero every now & then along with sugar free red bull, but usualy just stick with water other than protein shakes.
     
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    i drink it alot it tastes good
     
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    It's not bad from a calorie perspective;
    The only real concern are the sweetners, e-numbers and colourings. I personally don't think they are a problem for people who are healthy :dunno:

    If you devolp a reaction then just stop drinking it
     
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    i like regular better
     
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    I'll stick to regular soda and not get cancer from nutrasweet.
     
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    :rolleyes:
     
  9. Marijuanair

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    :rofl: Diabetes is better right?
     
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    Zika My avatar is still NOT me

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    Holy shit, I wondered what that rash was



    :ugh:
     
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    so basically if the AVERAGE american didn't drink anything but water, they'd lose 57 pounds a year? :rofl: :rofl:
     
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    what?
     
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    care to explain what's wrong with the value?

    the average number of sodas the average person drinks in a week x the average number of calories in the variety of sodas they drink x 52 weeks = there you go
     
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    There is nothing wrong with the value...

    3-4 sodas a day doesn't seem that uncommon.
     
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    Exactly
     
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    I know families that only drink soda...
    Never drink water or juice or even milk.

    :noes:

    One of my old HS friends family was like that.
    Only thing they ever had to drink was coke.
     
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    for a lean, healthy, exercising individual, developing diabetes isn't very likely
     
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    diet coke (actually, diet sam's choice cola) is the only thing that keeps me sane. sometimes a meal just needs something other than water
     
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    you're saying the average family goes through a 12 pack OR MORE every day? No.

    thats like 125 gallons of regular soda per year
     
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    i think the average person consumes 55 gallons of soda a year or something like that
     
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    which would be a little over 1.5 sodas per day
     
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    I don't drink sodas
     
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    it's badass
     
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