Equal, also known as aspartame, NutraSweet and Spoonful, is one of the most widely used artificial sweetener in the United States. Found in more than 6,000 products nationwide, Equal is now a part of Amercian’s daily lives. Even though the FDA confirmed that Equal is safe, independent researchers claimed that this sugar substitute is a hazard to health due to the fact that their studies have linked it to cancer, obesity, diabetes, headaches, blindness, brain tumors, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease, and seizures.
Archive for January, 2009
Staying healthy during the winter season is very important because you don’t want to end up getting the cold, or worst, the flu. Keeping your immune system and body strong is some of the best ways to reduce the chance of catching the nasty cold and flu virus.
Every year people spend billions of dollars on beauty products but many don’t realize that they are exposing themselves to dangerous chemicals. Many of the chemicals found in beauty and skin care products have been linked to cancer, infertility, hormone disruption and other chronic diseases.
Energy is going to be one of the biggest problems in this century, because of climate change and the lack of cheap energy. There are many solutions for the “energy crisis,” one of the best solutions is based on magnetic energy. The best features about magnetic energy are that it does not produce pollution, requires no or little preliminary energy to harness, is very cheap, and the energy it generates can last a lifetime. These are some of the reasons why big energy companies are trying to stop magnetic motors from being built. They dislike magnetic motors because they will steer people away from their inefficient energy methods, causing these companies to lose a lot of money.