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Research Reveals Shocking Information About Sucralose (Splenda) Side Effects

Sucralose (sold under the brand names Splenda, Splenda Zero, Zero-Cal, Sukrana, Apriva, SucraPlus, Candys, Cukren and Nevella, to name a few) was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 1998 as a tabletop sweetener and for use in products such as baked goods, nonalcoholic beverages, chewing gum, frozen dairy desserts, fruit juices… Read More »

Dear Mark: Metformin Side Effects, Kraft Heinz Deal Questions

[unable to retrieve full-text content] For today’s edition of Dear Mark, I’m answering a few questions from readers. First, the diabetes drug metformin looks like a “wonder” drug, even (or especially) for non-diabetics. Are there any known side effects? Is there anything we should watch out for? Second, I address some of the concerns and… Read More »

Can probiotics cause side effects?

Probiotics are healthful strains of live bacteria and yeast. Taking probiotics can provide a range of benefits, but it can also cause side effects. In this article, we discuss what probiotics are, how they promote health, and how to take them safely. What are probiotics? Sauerkraut contains probiotics, which play an important role in digestion… Read More »