Are artificial sweeteners bad for you? In the video below, I zoom in on four artificial sweeteners -- saccharine, stevia, sugar alcohols and sucralose. I'll tell you what the research says about their comparative health effects.
We'll have more information on 11 different alternative and artificial sweeteners in the next issue of the Green American. Meanwhile, keep up with new green living tips by signing up for our free email newsletter at greenamerica.org.
Is Juice Bad for You? -- We take a look at the health effects of juice. Is it a superfood or the equivalent of a soda?
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