Xylitol And The Sugar Alcohols Are If-y Trigger Foods

I am asked a lot if the sugar alcohols are safe sweeteners. Well, I am not a fan of sugar alcohols when they have been extracted from their natural sources. With that said, I favor them over aspartame, Splenda, acesulfame-k, or any of the man-made, chemical, fake sugars proven to cause harm to human health. […]

How Sweetener Science Is Rigged

Why does the United States continue to ignore the research proving that aspartame is a carcinogen, and that sucralose causes renal issues, infertility, and breathing difficulty in lab studies? Is profit over human health really that important? Do the Big Corps seriously own our lawmakers and the media, telling them what to do? Apparently so. The dangers […]

Have You Heard Of Acesulfame K?

This sweetener is yet another chemical sugar that you may not be aware of. Popular in Europe and Canada, Ace-K is now one of the top two commercial sweeteners used mostly in the sweetener blends. So, what is Acesulfame K? Acesulfame K (Ace-k And Sunette®) First discovered in 1967, this manufactured sweetener is composed of: Carbon Nitrogen Oxygen Hydrogen […]

Aspartame Case History To Anyone Who Will Listen

Name:  J Mac; City:  Nashville; Age:  42; Sex:  Female; Aspartame Consumption:  I used for 25 years; Health symptoms started after consuming aspartame:  Yes; Diet Products Used:  At the time, I drank diet coke in large amounts, 2-3 32 oz per day. At different times, I also ate diet foods with aspartame in it. Slimfast, yogurts, etc.; Do […]

Diet Soda Drinkers Have The Highest Risk For Depression

A new long-term, research study shows that artificially sweetened colas are related to depression. Medical researcher Honglei Chen, M.D., Ph.D., Epidemiology Branch at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, determined that diet soda drinkers are more likely to be down in the dumps than regular soda drinkers, and coffee drinkers are happier than both. According to […]

Truth Out – The Genie Is Out Of The Bottle

You can’t put the genie back in the bottle – or should I say – you can’t put the truth behind the mega-profits made off aspartame back in the bottle  …  Once the truth about aspartame is out, there will be BIG changes for the better. Dangerous Reactions Hundreds of thousands of people worldwide are experiencing dangerous health […]

Aspartame In The 90s – Resistance Is Futile

By the 1990s, aspartame, found exclusively as NutraSweet/Equal®, was well positioned. Top-notch marketing and crafty advertising were creating a “diet industry fad.” The more weight people gained, the more diet products they sold. Sugar-bashing was accepted as the norm, and movie stars, sports figures, and celebrities were seen flashing their diet cola cans as “the way to go” if […]

Diet Sweeteners Increase Hunger

Are you or your kids hungry all the time? Maybe you don’t feel satisfied after eating a sugar-free snack or meal. Well, the research shows that diet sweeteners increase hunger. Here’s why you don’t feel full … Cephalic Phase Insulin Response Aspartame has been shown in laboratory studies to create changes in insulin levels called a […]

Two Awesome Aspartame Q&As

Is Aspartame Hidden Under Other Labels? Q:  Are sucralose, sorbitol, maltodextrin, xylitol, and mannitol other names for aspartame? From Dr. Hull A:  No. Sucralose is Splenda. Sorbitol, xylitol and mannitol are fruit alcohols that are sweet (but very concentrated), and maltodextrin is used in 99.9% of everything with added sugar as an anti-caking agent to keep sugars from getting hard and clumpy in whatever […]

Today’s Diet Sweetener Push – Don’t Buy Into It

The Coca Cola Company® has recently launched a new campaign to save their plummeting diet sweetener sales. The increase in illness and obesity caused by the over-consumption of diet products has created a push to convince consumers – you – that your health troubles and weight gain are NOT caused by those diet colas you are overdoing every day. […]