Questions tagged [aspartame]

Aspartame is an artificial, non-saccharide sweetener used as a sugar substitute in some foods and beverages.

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Does artificial sweetener consumption by women reduce IVF effectiveness?

A recent news story in the media picked up a meme that seems to be already common in "natural food" circles. Diet fizzy drinks ‘could slash chances of getting pregnant during IVF’ The study ...
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Is aspartame a mind control drug?

In casual conversation about a popular fizzy soft drink, one of my colleagues said "You do know aspartame is a mind control drug, right?" So I searched for "aspartame mind control drug" and found ...
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Did Nutrasweet industries pay for 100% of the research showing aspartame is safe?

After seeing this reddit post, and reading this article are the claims they made true? Claim Quote: [Today I learnt] 100% of the studies (n=74) concluding aspartame to be safe for consumption are ...
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Does aspartame “eat” holes in your cellular membranes

My well-meaning mom keeps sending me stuff like this: Aspartame has been found to “eat” tiny holes in our cellular membrane. When this happens, things like Multiple Sclerosis (MS), cancer, mood ...
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Is aspartame dangerous? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does the artificial sweetener aspartame cause cancer? According to WhileScienceSleeps: The methanol contained in the diet soda produced in many countries of the world ...
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Does the artificial sweetener aspartame cause cancer?

I've often heard that the artificial sweetener aspartame causes cancer. Is it true?