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Aspartame: Sweet and Deadly

Posted in - Food & Health on December 2nd 2010 0 Comments Dangers of Aspartame Sweetener

Aspartame is the ingredient used in most synthetic sweeteners. The chemical was first synthesized by G.D. Searle in 1965, but when G.D. Searle was bought-out by Monsanto Company (in 1984), Aspartame became a subsidiary of Monsanto (known as NutraSweet). Aspartame is currently used in millions of products including: