1. FALSE: Aspartame — Sweet Poison : snopes.com ••••
Rumor: Aspartame is responsible for 'an epidemic of multiple sclerosis and lupus.'
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  ...Aspartame — Sweet Poison? Aspartame — Sweet Poison? snopes updated From the archive Share - - Claim: The...
  ...Claim: The artificial sweetener aspartame is responsible for an epidemic of cancer, brain tumors, and multiple sclerosis. Example: [Collected via...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:36:11 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/toxins/aspartame.asp

2. Was Aspartame Invented As an Ant Poison? : snopes.com ••••
Was the artificial sweetener aspartame originally developed as an ant poison?
  ...Claim: The artificial sweetener aspartame was originally developed as an ant poison. Example: [Collected via e-mail, 2006] The World's Best Ant...
  ...So when I read somewhere that aspartame (Nutrasweet sweetener) was actually developed as an ant poison, and only changed to being considered...
  ...I opened two packets of aspartame sweetner, and dumped one in a corner of each of our bathrooms. That was about 2 years ago and I have not seen any...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:11:22 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/antpoison.asp

3. Aspartame in Milk : snopes.com
Are dairy groups petitioning the FDA to allow the use of artificial sweeteners in milk?
  ...is a new post going around Facebook that the gov intends to put Aspartame in milk. Aspartame is a poison that causes cancer. Is it true that they are...
  ...(Claims about the safety of aspartame are covered in another article on this site.) Last updated: 26 February 2013 Feedback Facebook -...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:54:01 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/business/aspartamemilk.asp

4. The Dangers of Splenda : snopes.com •••
Rumor: The artificial sweetener Splenda was inadequately tested and is unsafe for human consumption.
  ..."It is a chlorinated artificial sweetener in line with aspartame and saccharin, and with detrimental health effects to match," explains Dr. Joseph...
  ...the discovery of sucralose was (like that of another artificial sweetener, aspartame) something of an accident that occurred by happenstance during the...
  ...(and other countries) in the 1990s, sucralose-based Splenda overtook aspartame-based Equal and NutraSweet and saccharin-based Sweet'N Low as the...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:32:55 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/toxins/splenda.asp

5. Medical (Toxin du jour) : snopes.com •••
Information about Internet-circulated health warnings about toxins.
  ...The artificial sweetener aspartame has been proved responsible for an epidemic of cancer, brain tumors, and multiple sclerosis. Reusing, freezing, or...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:39:02 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/toxins/toxins.asp

6. Asbestos in Crayons : snopes.com •••
Have harmful levels of asbestos been found in children's crayons?
  ...Aspartame — Sweet Poison? Rumor: Aspartame is responsible for 'an epidemic of multiple ... Quick Start Rumor: Drug dealers are selling colored...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:24:19 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/toxins/crayons.asp

7. Dust Off Death : snopes.com •••
Have adolescents died of huffing from cans of Dust-Off brand compressed air?
  ...Aspartame — Sweet Poison? Rumor: Aspartame is responsible for 'an epidemic of multiple ... Send us a rumor Go Follow snopes on Thank you for...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:31:57 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/toxins/dustoff.asp

8. Dangers of CFL Mercury Light Bulbs : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Compact fluorescent light bulbs release dangerous amounts of mercury when broken.
  ...Aspartame — Sweet Poison? Rumor: Aspartame is responsible for 'an epidemic of multiple ... Dawn Patrol Does Dawn dishwashing liquid erode the...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:32:03 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/toxins/cfl.asp

9. Premarin : snopes.com •••
Is the drug Premarin produced from the urine of pregnant horses?
  ...Aspartame — Sweet Poison? Rumor: Aspartame is responsible for 'an epidemic of multiple ... Glyphosatan Unsupported claims assert that one in two...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:38:54 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/drugs/premarin.asp

10. Acetaminophen Recall Alert : snopes.com •••
A recall has been issued for store-brand acetaminophen pills manufactured by Perrigo.
  ...Aspartame — Sweet Poison? Rumor: Aspartame is responsible for 'an epidemic of multiple ... Mountain Ewww Rumor: A veterinary pathologist testified...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:38:56 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/drugs/acetaminophen.asp

11. Egg Whites Prevent Burns? : snopes.com •••
The application of egg whites will prevent burns?
  ...Aspartame — Sweet Poison? Rumor: Aspartame is responsible for 'an epidemic of multiple ... Red Cross to Bear Does the Red Cross charge a fee to...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:39:23 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/homecure/eggwhite.asp

12. Live Strong Bracelet DNR Confusion : snopes.com •••
Have Lance Armstrong 'Live Strong' bracelets been confused with 'Do Not Resuscitate' bands?
  ...Aspartame — Sweet Poison? Rumor: Aspartame is responsible for 'an epidemic of multiple ... On the Bleach Will drinking bleach prevent HIV/AIDS?...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:40:51 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/emergent/livestrong.asp

13. Moon Melon : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Photograph shows a blue Japanese fruit known as 'moon melon.'
  ...also toys with sweet, sugary food in interesting ways. Drop a load of aspartame after popping a miracle berry tablet and the miraculin represses your...
  ...more acidic environment, the receptor’s response skyrockets, making aspartame taste sweeter than ever though possible. Last updated: 6 February 2015...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:43:31 GMT http://www.snopes.com/photos/food/moonmelon.asp

14. Progesterex Rape : snopes.com •••
Is a drug called Progesterex being used to sterilize rape victims?
  ...Aspartame — Sweet Poison? Rumor: Aspartame is responsible for 'an epidemic of multiple ... The Coughing Dead Did actress Danai Gurira, who portrays...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:46:53 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/drugs/progesterex.asp

15. Not Necessarily the News : snopes.com •••
News stories that aren't really news.
  ...The artificial sweetener aspartame was originally developed as an ant poison. FALSE The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), also known...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:07:51 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/notnews.asp

16. Facebook to Ban Atheism from Their Social Network Over Cyber Bullying : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Facebook is banning atheists from their social network to reduce cyberbullying.
  ...Was the artificial sweetener aspartame originally developed as ... A Head for News Rumor: The world's first successful human head transplant has ......
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:20:18 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/atheismban.asp

17. Sarah Palin Wants A President With A Regular Name? : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Sarah Palin said that it's time to elect a president with a regular name.
  ...Was the artificial sweetener aspartame originally developed as ... Ghost Ship Rumor: A ghost ship filled with Ebola-infected rats is heading ......
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:20:22 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/palinname.asp

18. Johns Hopkins Scientist Exposes Flu Vaccine Danger? : snopes.com •••
Did a Johns Hopkins scientist issue a 'blistering report' on flu vaccines in the British Medical Journal?
  ...in both science-based medicine and the environment at large, including aspartame, chemtrails, cookware, and dental amalgams. A 2009 profile in a Canadian...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:49:09 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/disease/flushot.asp

19. Pope Declares Fornication No Longer a Sin : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Pope Francis has declared that fornication is no longer a sin.
  ...Was the artificial sweetener aspartame originally developed as ... Send us a rumor Go Follow snopes on Thank you for signing up: User@email.com...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:52:13 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/popesin.asp

20. Rudolph Valentino : snopes.com •••
Was Rudolph Valentino poisoned by food prepared in aluminum cookware?
  ...containing aluminum, particularly aluminum cookware and utensils. Just as aspartame today is demonized as inducing nearly every ailment known to man, so...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:53:41 GMT http://www.snopes.com/movies/actors/valentin.asp

21. Rudolph Valentino : snopes.com •••
Was Rudolph Valentino poisoned by food prepared in aluminum cookware?
  ...containing aluminum, particularly aluminum cookware and utensils. Just as aspartame today is demonized as inducing nearly every ailment known to man, so...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:55:59 GMT http://www.snopes.com/movies/actors/valentino.asp

22. Yoko Ono: 'I Had An Affair with Hillary Clinton in the '70s' : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Yoko Ono had an affair with Hillary Clinton in the 1970s.
  ...Was the artificial sweetener aspartame originally developed as ... Send us a rumor Go Follow snopes on Thank you for signing up: User@email.com...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:03:55 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/yokohillary.asp



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