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Is Aspartame really harmful?

Aspartame was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 1981 as a sweetener and flavor enhancer. ┬áBefore and after its approval, scientific evidence from more than 30 years of extensive research and over 200 studies on animals and humans have attested to its safety. ┬áThese investigations included evaluations of alleged adverse effects. […]

Aspartame increases carbohydrate cravings?

I am a big diet soda drinker because I figured out that it is better than drinking the real sugar-loaded sodas that are available on the supermarkets. However, I heard from my US-based friend who was here for the holidays that aspartame can actually increase carbohydrate cravings. How true is this? Related terms:aspartame cravingsaspartame carbohydrate […]

Artificial Sweeteners: Are they Safe?

It has been 15 years since Jingky, a mother of one, was diagnosed to have diabetes. One day, she stood in front of a store, indulging her eyes on the mouth-watering cakes, buttery pastries, luscious ice cream, and creamy puddings, feeling sorry she couldn’t consume such foods. Related terms:sweeteners are they safeare very small amounts […]

Food Labels 101

Read your way to better health with these 5 tips. You don’t have to be a chemist or a nutritionist to be a savvy health conscious (and wallet-conscious!) consumer. It just takes a little patience and some good ol’ common sense.

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