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Aspartame is, by Far, the Most Dangerous Substance on the Market that is Added To Foods

It hides behind brand names such as NutraSweet, Equal, Spoonful, and Equal-Measure, but its makers cannot conceal that it accounts for 75 percent of adverse reactions to food additives reported...

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The Aspartame End Game... And What’s Next

This massive study of 60,000 post-menopausal women for 10 years shows frightening risks of consuming this popular staple. Two or more servings a day increased heart attack and stroke risk 30% and dying from a related disease by 50%. Are you still consuming it?

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Artificial Sweeteners Gaining Increasingly Bad Press—and for Good Reason

It might be recommended by public health agencies and nutritionists, but they're wrong. Overwhelming evidence proves it actually promotes weight gain, and is linked to a higher risk of diabetes, headaches, vision problems, high blood pressure, and heart disease...

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Sugar Substitutes—What’s Safe and What’s Not

Did you know that many artificial sweeteners trick your body into gaining weight and storing flab, the exact opposite of what you expect? Instead, try one of these great-tasting plant sweeteners, but watch out for this marketing campaign touting one that might not be safe...

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Coca-Cola’s Continued Efforts at Damage Control—New Ad Campaign Defends Aspartame

How can this wildly popular company spend millions to push a product that's been shown in HUNDREDS of studies to be harmful? Even though it's been found to cause cancers like leukemia, lymphoma, and other tumors, they insist it's safe for slimming down...

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How Sugar Can Become Toxic

New research highlights the potentially deadly risks of consuming too much sugar, a habit your body is simply not wired for.

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Diet Soda May Do More Harm Than Good

It contains a substance you've been told is harmless, but its rating has recently been changed by a watchdog group from "safe" to "caution." And for good reason - this Trojan horse can wreak havoc on your body and can lead to type 2 diabetes, heart problems, and a wider waistline...

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Documentary: Sweet Misery

It's found in over 6,000 products, and millions of people consume it daily without knowing how dangerous it is. Blamed for 90 different adverse health effects, from weight gain to joint pain to insomnia, this is one substance you must be aware of...

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CSPI Downgrades Splenda From "Safe" to "Caution"

CSPI finally gets it right, sounding an alarm over the consumption of Splenda based on the concerning results of a new research study.

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Sugary Drinks Linked to Over 180,000 Deaths Worldwide

Preliminary research suggests these drinks are to blame for about 183,000 deaths each year. And yet many consider them harmless, even healthy. Don't be fooled: they contain a substance that's very hard on your liver - in much the same way that alcohol is...

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Big Dairy Petitions FDA to Allow Unlabeled Use of Aspartame in Dairy Products

Several months from now, a glass of milk could contain an ingredient that acts like a Trojan horse, invading susceptible tissues in your body, like your brain and bone marrow, and wreaking havoc on your DNA. Side effects may include headaches, vision problems, and memory lapses...

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