The claim must be tested. First, there is no certainty that the reported event was actually due to the product. For brain tumors, no link. There are over 5 million hits on the Internet on the horrors off aspartame. Woodrow Monte, You can read the last chapter for free. The primary research and interviews have been quite disturbing. If you find specific inaccurate statements by me that you can back up with references, than I can look it.
Searle never to let the public see the birth defect records. Aspartame, which is sold under a wide variety of names as a zero cal sweetener, is a neurotoxin. This is followed by long periods, months and often years, of remission with complete recovery. George has knighted him for his humanitarism. If you have seen the documentary and read the article I urge you to take a look at my existing responses, but here I will offer a quick rundown of some of the key claims and responess.
So this film was groundbreaking for its time, and remains an excellent exploration of an internet rumor - aspartame is damaging - that turned out to be fact. Not only does the scientific consensus not support claims that brain cancer and multiple sclerosis is related to aspartame intake, but the national public and private foundations for these ailments do not support the notion. Cori Brackett was in a wheelchair for years barely able to talk or walk. There is no evidence that it builds up indefinitely over years. Both sides are anecdotal evidence, not science. Keep in mind that in 1989 saccharine was added to the list of carcinogens, but in 2001 the Environmental Health Hazard Assessment Office delisted saccharine from the list of chemicals known to cause cancer.
Poisons will never show safety. The prestigious Selikoff Award is only granted for groundbreaking cancer research. Publishing a book does not make that the last word. But when apparent claims are looked into broadly, they come to nothing. There are more than 5,000 products in the United States that contain aspartame. Improper storing and heating of aspartame products can result in creation of methanol.
In November of 2001, Cori Brackett, co-owner of Sound and Fury Productions, unaware of any controversy surrounding artificial sweeteners and had been a heavy consumer of diet soda, began experiencing a tingling sensation in her hands and feet. After more than twenty years of aspartame use, the number of its victims is rapidly piling up, and people are figuring out for themselves that aspartame is at the root of their health problems. When blind tested versus a placebo, they were no more likely to get a headache with aspartame than with placebo. Read all food labels and avoid anything with isolated amino acids. The type of damage was a duplicate of that associated with cancers. Obviously in over 30 years we know aspartame is deadly.
Methanol methyl alcohol is of course dangerous when taken in large acute doses. Aspartame could also increase the risk of chronic diseases such as Parkinson's disease, alzheimer's, birth defects, , chronic and brain tumors. Newly identified is risk of breast cancer as the aspartame-using child matures. The tissues turn to plastic. Roberts wrote the medical text it was 40% bigger but too big to publish. If you feel weird after consuming aspartame stop consuming it. .
Journal Of Biosciences, 37 4 , 679-688. Soffritti's study on rats strongly implies human risk. That permission may or may not extend to you. Wood alcohol, which is a poison. Patients are teaching their doctors about this nutritional peril, and they are healing themselves with little to no support from traditional medicine.
Sweet, International Honor At New York's Mt. The risks of developing these chronic diseases are higher in elderly, people with certain chronic diseases, , and children. The details appear in my text, Aspartame Disease: An Ignored Epidemic, and in my article, Does Aspartame Cause Human Brain Cancer? She read an article about aspartame being connected to many health problems and quit using products like diet soda - which contain aspartame. It is a deadly chemical poison. The year was l985, and there were two congressional hearings over the outrage about the public being poisoned with aspartame. When all the epidemiological data are used 1973-1992 a different conclusion is reached, as the frequency of brain cancers began to increase in 1973 and stabilised from the mid-1980s Levy et al.
Excessive phenylalanine can reduce the serotonin in the brain and can cause people to be more susceptible to seizures and emotional disorders such as , mood swings or even violence. Donate: Make this an automatic recurring monthly donation Cancel any time All donations are tax deductible for U. Phenylalanine is one of the essential amino acids found in proteins, but I am one of the believers that amino acids should be eaten in combination, not in isolated form. Olney linked aspartame's mutagenicity to the function of aspartate as an excitotoxic neurotransmitter. On the low end of aspartame concentrations, juices and fruits are going to have much more. No significant change in blood formate concentration was noted however, urinary formate excretion was increased significantly over preloading values in urine samples collected 0-4 h and 4-8 h after aspartame loading. But as far as I could tell, these were not simply people they found off the street who were affected by aspartame, but rather fellow anti-aspartame crusaders.