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There is a group of people who cannot safely consume aspartame. These are the sufferers of the inherited disease phenylketonuria (PKU), who are unable to metabolise the amino acid phenylalanine effectively, leading to the accumulation of potentially harmful levels. PKU is a serious, metabolic disorder, affecting 1 in 10,000 individuals and if untreated, it can cause serious brain damage.
Originally posted by ModernAcademia
Aspartame in Milk Without a Label? Big Dairy Petitions FDA For Approval
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Two powerful dairy organizations, The International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) and the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF), are petitioning the Food and Drug Administration to allow aspartame and other artificial sweeteners to be added to milk and other dairy products without a label.
They claim that aspartame and other artificial sweeteners would promote healthy eating and is good for school children.
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Originally posted by dainoyfb
I can't believe how stupid this whole civilization is getting.
I always blame the Rockefellers who own the chemical companies.