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Overnight News Digest -- "Do Electric Hummingbirds Dream of Beam Trees?" Edition
Instead of depending on a sugar sensor found in many vertebrates, the flitting, frenetic birds use a repurposed sensor that normally responds to savory flavors, scientists report in the Aug. 22 Science.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Don't eat fake sugar
Here's my theory: artificial sweeteners affect the body the same way as the real stuff.Although your taste buds may think a sucralose-flavored beverage tastes sweet, your brain is not stimulated the same way.
Now, as we continue with our quest in conquering your migraines, let us look a lot deeper with the migraine triggers.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Risks, dangers of artificial sweeteners using aspartame
How much do you know about the risks and dangers of aspartame and MSG? For an excellent introduction, watch the seven-minute video produced by the top natural health website mercola.com at this link: For a more in-depth understanding, watch the incredibly revealing documentary Sweet Misery .
Mon Aug 11, 2014
New Urban Legends
The World's Best Ant Poison
The World's Best Ant Poison We live in the woods, and carpenter ants are a huge problem.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Are new natural sweeteners good for you?
Natural and artificial sweeteners are in more food products than you might expect.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
7 Reasons Why Diet Soda Is Worse Than Regular Soda
If you want to drink a soda, it is best that you choose the real thing instead of a diet version.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Coca-Cola Life: will it leave a sweet or bitter taste for Coke?
Coca-Cola is between a rock and a hard place - sugar is the new white devil, but artificial sweeteners don't hit the spot, writes Fiona McAnena, partner at Clearhound.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Artificial sweeteners' link to weight unclear
Dear Dr. Roach: I am currently dieting and, with that, trying to reduce my sugar intake.
EU Food Information to Consumers (FIC) law changes: Impact on food supplement players
Food supplements are classified by EU law as foodstuffs and so the recently implemented Food Information to Consumers regulation has the potential to impact food supplements.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The 8 Scariest Ingredients in Your Food
Although we don't think of food as poison, many of the common ingredients in processed food products are actually considered toxic to health.
Very low calorie diet without aspartame in obese subjects: improved...
Very low calorie diet is routinely used in programs for treatment of obesity and before bariatric surgery in order to reduce risk of postoperative complications.