GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. A new study that says there may be a link between diet drinks and heart disease.
The research was presented at a conference at the American College of Cardiology in Washington and may be an important caution to the one in five Americans who down a diet drink every day.
The women's health initiative study looked at 60,000 post-menopausal women over a nine year span
The women who consumed two or more diet drinks per day were 30% more likely to experience a cardiovascular event and 50% more likely to die from related heart disease than women who never or rarely drank diet drinks.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.