Scientists shocked as fruit flies die in less than a week from eating GMO-derived erythritol
Thursday, June 05, 2014
by Mike Adams, the Health Ranger… 897 more words
I was craving some chocolate chip cookies, but of course, did not want to break my gluten free low-carb eating regime, so I hunted around the Internet and found a recipe that seemed straightforward and easy enough to adapt to suit my preferences. 289 more words
According to new research, erythritol, the sugar alcohol used in Truvia brand sweetener, is toxic…
…to fruit flies.
Researchers from Drexel University kept Drosophila melanogaster fruit flies in vials, each with an equal amount of either Truvia, Equal, Splenda, Sweet’N Low, or Pure Via, with sucrose or corn syrup serving as controls. 124 more words