Posts Tagged "sweetener"

Truvia sweetener a powerful pesticide

Posted on Jun 19, 2014 in Chronic Disease, Environment, Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

Truvia sweetener a powerful pesticide; scientists shocked as fruit flies die in less than a week from eating GMO-derived erythritol Truvia sweetener is made from about 99.5% erythritol (a sugar alcohol), and 0.5% rebiana, an extract from the stevia plant (but not at all the same thing as stevia). A shocking new study published in the journal PLOS ONE (1) has found that Truvia, an alternative sweetener manufactured by food giant Cargill, is a potent insecticide that kills fruit flies which consume it. The study is titled, Erythritol, a Non-Nutritive Sugar Alcohol Sweetener and the Main...

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Aspartame exposed – GM Bacteria used to create deadly sweetener

Posted on Jan 23, 2011 in Uncategorized

Wednesday, January 05, 2011 by: Anthony Gucciardi, citizen journalist (NaturalNews) The manufacturers of the most prevalent sweetener in the world have a secret, and it`s not a sweet one. Aspartame, an artificial sweetener found in thousands of products worldwide, has been found to be created using genetically modified (GM) bacteria. What`s even more shocking is how long this information has been known. A 1999 article by The Independent was the first to expose the abominable process in which aspartame was created. Ironically, the discovery was made around the same time as rich leaders around...

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