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I will never accept the news of aspartame safety. This can be s major lifestyle change for some of us. So how can you separate fact from fiction? Although stevia can be helpful to anyone, there are certain groups who are more likely to benefit from its remarkable sweetening potential. Anecdotal evidence has indicated that the sweetener might be linked to unpleasant side effects, including multiple sclerosis, brain tumours, blindness, mental health issues, and type 2 diabetes, but the science doesn’t support these claims. Adrian Gross and FDA toxicologist told Congress aspartame violated the Delaney Amendment because it caused cancer and the FDA should not have been able to set an allowable daily intake. First and foremost, there is the naturalistic fallacy, the common belief that what is “natural” is inherently good, and that anything man-made is inherently bad.

Aspartame is made by combining aspartic acid and phenylalanine to produce a sweetener that is 200 times sweeter

Diabetes Seminars

The Mosakowski Institute for Public Enterprise at Clark University made its annual visit to the Massachusetts State House on March 26 to apprise policymakers on the toll that obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease is taking on the state’s residents, particularly those within low-income and minority communities. Twenty-eight percent of those people have it and don’t even know it yet. There is a break from 11:30 to 12:20 for lunch (on your own), The course adjourns at 3:30 at which time course completion certificates are handed out. Presented by medical students from the David Geffen School of Medicine, this seminar highlights the risk factors, negative effects, and preventative actions associated with type II diabetes, atherosclerosis, and hypertension. Learn more about diabetes’ risk factors as well as how to properly manage the disease at West Chester Hospital’s free community seminars focused on “Demystifying Diabetes” on Wednesday, July 24 or Saturday

Costing Type 2 Diabetes Care – From Disconnected Care to Opportunities for Connected Health Solutions

This award, consisting of a certificate, will be presented to an outstanding young member of the faculty of UBC who has demonstrated excellence in pure or applied scientific research. The Association encourages nomination of individuals from diverse backgrounds, including minorities that are underrepresented in research. Friday, February 03, 2017 11:55 PM Cystic Fibrosis Research Center Pilot and Feasibility Project Applications The Gregory Fleming James Cystic Fibrosis Research Center is soliciting application for pilot and feasibility projects to support new research initiatives in cystic fibrosis pathophysiology and intervention. Planning Grants: Four emerging diabetes coalitions in eligible counties will be selected to receive $2,000 planning grants. Anyone can submit an idea for a research topic. Researchers at the National Diabetes Centre in Colombo have a series of objectives, which include making a comparison of the two approaches to therapy and, ultimately

Ashwagandha – Scientific Review on Usage, Dosage, Side Effects

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