Also don't give kids foods with the artificial sweetener aspartame , which can cause such side effects as excitability and mood swings.
How can stevia ever fairly compete with artificial sweeteners, such as aspartame and saccharin, when the latter two are allowed to be called sweeteners?
Numerous studies have been performed on aspartame and many other sugar substitutes, and no significant harm to humans has been conclusively identified.
One of the challenges in using aspartame as a sweetener is the replacement of the sugar-body or bulk.
I was going to say they overdid the saccharine, but hey, I suspect it was aspartame .
Certain products such as yogurt, milkshakes and ice cream may rely on aspartame for sweetness.
New research suggests that the artificial sweetener aspartame may actually go to your head.
The safety of saccharin has been debated for the past several decades, but this time the culprit ingredient is aspartame , commonly found in sugar-free diet drinks.
The sweetener aspartame is made from aspartic acid.
‘Some people believe aspartame gives them headaches,’ Schardt says, but this notion is disputed by most research.