Harvard Heart Letter
Does diet soda raise stroke risk?
Some studies suggest a possible link. But donít switch to regular sugary sodas ó try infused water instead. For diet soda fans, recent news reports linking these popular drinks to a higher risk of stroke may have been alarming. A closer look at the study behind the headlines suggests thereís no need to panic. But beverages naturally low in calories are probably a healthier option than artificially sweetened drinks.