By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness
April 1, 2019
Oh what the food industry won’t do to make foods and beverages – and now artificial sweeteners – sound a lot healthier than they are!
I was actually unaware of the latest trend until a patient pulled a handful of sweetener packets from her handbag, held them up and said “Look Doc, I finally found an artificial sweetener that’s good for me.”
When I examined the packets, labeled Equal® Plus™, they contained exactly what I expected to find; aspartame and acesulfame potassium.
What I didn’t expect to discover is that the makers of Equal® have apparently started adding vitamins and minerals to some of their products. Continue reading