Here's How Diet Soda Messes With Your Brain (Video)

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By now, we're all aware that diet soda isn't the "healthy" alternative to regular soda it's sometimes thought to be. Studies have found that it messes with blood pressure, increases the risk of heart disease and can cause some serious reproductive issues.

But did you know that in addition to the physical effects of diet soda, it can also mess with your brain? Check out this video from CNN to find out just how aspartame tricks our brains, often leading to the exact opposite outcome many people seek from diet soda.

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