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Artificial Sweeteners and Cancer: Questions and Answers

This fact sheet reviews research studies on the possible connection between cancer and artificial sweeteners, including saccharin, aspartame, and cyclamate.... Details >

National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health

Is Aspartame Safe for My Child?  External Link

Aspartame, approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is one of the most popular man-made sweeteners used as a tabletop sweetener, and in beverages, chewing gum, breakfast cereals, and desser... Details >

Nemours Foundation  External Link

Sugar Substitutes: Americans Opt for Sweetness and Lite

This article describes low-calorie sugar substitutes available and how they fit into your diet. Onoing questions surrounding two approved sugar substitutes, saccharin and aspartame, are discussed.... Details >

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, U.S. Food and Drug Administration