Tag: phenylalanine

Watch Out for Advantame: The Newest Artificial Sweetener

As if there weren't enough dangerous artificial sweeteners on the market posing as "safe" sugar substitutes, the FDA has just approved a new one:...

Phenylalanine: The Deadly Secret Ingredient Behind Aspartame

Phenylalanine is an amino acid naturally found in many proteins such as meat, milk and eggs. It is also present in bananas. However, this...