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Aspartame: Why This Toxic Sweetener is FAR Worse than High Fructose Corn Syrup…


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It’s been nearly 20 years since the artificial sweetener aspartame gained FDA approval, but the debate about its safety, or lack thereof, has continued on unabated. Today, aspartame can be found in more than 6,000 products, including food products not specifically aimed at diabetics or dieters.


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