Using Artificial Sweetener (IMAGE) MediaSource Caption Kelly Scully uses artificial sweetener in her coffee each day to reduce her sugar intake. A new study by researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center finds sugar substitutes do not lead to diabetes in healthy adults as previous studies have suggested. Credit The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Usage Restrictions All multimedia is available for free and unrestricted media use with courtesy to The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.