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  1. FDA, FTC asked to stop Coca-Cola, Pepsi from falsely advertising unhealthy "diet" sodaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsTarget.com

    ... in their diet products have been found to cause weight gain rather than weight loss. Diet Coke is sweetened with aspartame, while Diet Pepsi uses aspartame and acesulfame potassium to sweeten its soda. In fact, experts at Purdue University found ...

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  2. Can you reduce sugar in food without anyone noticing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BBC News

    ... Ashurst, an expert researcher in soft drinks. Plain sugar can be replaced, either by artificial sweeteners such as aspartame, or stevia, a plant-based product . Or, manufacturers can slowly reduce the sugar content step-by-step, allowing the public ...

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  3. Can ancient 'sun gazing' therapy help reactivate a calcified pineal gland?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsTarget.com

    ... like Roundup (glyphosate) which is now present in food, water and the environment Artificial sweeteners like aspartame (Equal), sucralose (Splenda) and saccharin (Sweet'N Low) Air fresheners like Glade plug-ins, which are loaded with synthetic ...

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  4. Should you fear aspartame?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Gizmag

    Soft drink giant PepsiCo recently announced its plans to stop sweetening Diet Pepsi with aspartame in response to growing consumer concern, yet the company, regulators and many medical authorities say the potential detrimental effect of the artificial sweetener on human health is overblown. So, what's really going on here and who should you believe? The tricky thing is that there's lots of conflicting information out there on the safety of aspartame, and there's almost as much conflicting information out there on the scientific quality of that primary information.

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  5. What Could Removing Aspartame From Diet Pepsi Do For PepsiCo?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Forbes.com

    ... habit due to the large calorie content in these drinks, however, the usage of artificial sweeteners, such as aspartame, has resulted in more serious safety concerns, which is why sales of low/no calorie drinks continue to fall by more than that of ...

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  6. Tesco to cut sugar in its own-label soft drinks by 5%Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Mail on Sunday

    ... launched in 2012. Stevia is being promoted as a natural alternative to controversial artificial sweeteners such as aspartame. Tesco said the new target of reducing sugar levels in soft drinks by five per cent year on year is on top of previous ...

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  7. Pepsi switches toxins in Diet PepsiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Examiner.com

    ... taste without its customary caloric punch. We guzzle enormous quantities of these chemicals, mostly in the form of aspartame,... Joseph Mercola MD released and article on May 14, 2015 titled Could This Headache Causing Neurotoxin Be on Its Way Out? ...

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  8. Immigration Shutdown Now! Food Scarcity in America | BY Frosty WooldridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Sonoran News

    ... Modified Organism foods forced upon them by Monsanto Corporation. That same company injects synthetic sugars like aspartame and high fructose corn syrup into our foods. Those ingredients inhabit virtually every foodstuff you eat from the ...

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  9. Boulder's Grillo Center: Is one artificial sweetener better than another?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Daily Camera

    Q: I recently heard that Diet Pepsi will soon have Splenda instead of aspartame. How worried should I be about aspartame? A: In August, PepsiCo will replace aspartame with Splenda in Diet Pepsi sold in the United States.

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  10. Short-Term Artificial Sweeteners Study Reveals No 'Aspartame Sensitivity'Read the original story

    Monday May 11 | Medical Daily

    Rumors about the health dangers of the artificial sweetener aspartame have ranged from headaches to heart problems and cancer , many of which have been left uninvestigated until now. A collaborative effort by researchers from Imperial College London, University College Dublin, Weill Cornell Medical College, Hull York Medical School, and the Institute of Food Research studied half a group of study participants who consumed aspartame and another half a placebo to figure out if it was really as dangerous as some experts wondered.

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  11. The GMO Controversy Misses the PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Time

    Chipotle restaurant workers fill orders for customers on the day that the company announced it will only use non-GMO ingredients in its food on April 27, 2015 in Miami, Florida. Several food companies have recently reformed their menus: McDonald's will stop using chicken treated with human antibiotics, Chipotle is going GMO-free , Panera is eliminating a long list of ingredients, Pepsi is abandoning the use of aspartame, and Kraft is removing the colors from its mac and cheese.

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  12. Panera Bread publishes a list of food additives that are taken off the menuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | CNN

    ... colors, flavors and sweeteners. There will be no more Tert-Butylhydroquinone, high fructose corn syrup, lard, aspartame, artificial colors and flavors in the food. The CEO of Panera Bread, Ron Shaich, was proud in taking the first step and ...

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  13. When a company drops a controversial ingredient, they're not doing it for your healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... intentions of recent reformulations. I wrote today at Lifehacker about the science behind Pepsi's shift away from aspartame . Short version: there's no reason to believe that aspartame is dangerous, and people who want to err on the side of caution ...

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  14. Sugar functions like 'brain crack' - addicts need it to suppress stress signalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | NewsTarget.com

    ... the two weeks studied, 19 women were given three beverages to drink each day that were sweetened with sugar, aspartame, or a substitute. After conducting magnetic resonance imaging brain scans on the participants, the researchers found that sugar ...

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  15. Was tragic teen killed by her 14-a-day Chewing Gum addiction?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Daily Star

    ... of gum found in the teenager's stomach may have made it harder to absorb important minerals. He said sorbitol and aspartame found in chewing was safe but eating 14 sticks of gum daily would mean Samantha was consuming 16.8 grams of artificial ...

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  16. SnackWell's dropping some artificial ingredientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | CBS News

    ... disappear by the end of next year. Last month PepsiCo Inc., announced it would stop using the artificial sweetener Aspartame , and Kraft Food Groups Inc. said it was dropping artificial dyes and preservatives from its classic Mac & Cheese.

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  17. Why Sodas Are (Probably) The Next CigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Forbes.com

    ... in fast food restaurants. Plunging sales recently pushed Pepsi to drop the unpopular artificial sweetener aspartame from its diet sodas in favor of two lesser-known substitutes. This sounds eerily similar to what happened to cigarettes and smoking, ...

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  18. Why xenobiotics, foreign chemicals to our bodies, are the next frontier in health and diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Globe and Mail

    ... programs. Yet, for some reason the opposite may be true. The use of chemicals such as saccharin and aspartame may lead to an increase in body fat and make a person more prone to the development of Type 2 diabetes. The body and its microbes are ...

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  19. Panera taking 150 artificial ingredients off the menuRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Business Journal

    ... ist" of ingredients that it plans to remove from its menu by the end of next year. The list includes items such as aspartame, caffeine, high fructose corn syrup and brominated vegetable oil. "Last year we unveiled...

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  20. Companies removing artificial ingredients from foods after customers rally for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | KAKE

    ... Here's a breakdown of some of the most recent transformations hitting grocery stores. PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer feedback and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known ...

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