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Stevia – Monsanto Defends Aspartame

Stevia, besides other natural alternatives like agave, molasses, maple, is a natural sweetener, even then, research before indulging – I was told by an herbalist – don’t buy the white bleached kind (why must we desecrate a natural product???), she said get the green (and check the source).

The link and extract is very good to know.  Notice Monsanto’s infamous “funded” study showing “safety” !!!

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http://www.stevia-plant.com/aspartame.cfm

“Aspartame, Nutra-Sweet
In February of 1994, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released a list of 92 adverse reactions attributed to aspartame, as reported to the FDA. They included migraines, tinnitus, blurred vision, slurred speech, tremors, hyperactivity, insomnia and joint pain.

Subject: Lancet Aspartame Discussion Group:
Date: Tue, 18 Jul 2000 16:49:53 -0400
From: Betty Martini Mission-Possible-USA@altavista.net
To: Stephen Marsden Herbal@HerbalAdvantage.com

Answering Dr. Paul Spiers who defended his last study on aspartame
(Independent study showed problems, Monsanto funded study showed safety – which do you believe?)”

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August 22, 2009 - Posted by | Healthy Alert

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