Is The FDA Finally Realizing The Harmfulness Of Sugar?

Filed under: In The News — @ July 23, 2006

In a sudden move this week by the Food & Drug Administration, they released a new fact sheet in support of artificial sweeteners such as Splenda, Equal, and Sweet N’ Low.

Here is what they said regarding sugar substitutes:

bq. “The FDA evaluates a sweetener’s composition and properties, how much of the substance is likely to be consumed, and various types of safety studies. For each of the approved sweeteners, the typical amount used by U.S. consumers is well within designated


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