Discussion in 'Diet & Nutrition' started by Mindwraith, Aug 4, 2003.

  1. Mindwraith

    Mindwraith New Member

    Was just wondering if anybody has some good links to facts on this. Its not a carbohydrate thus no calories, hows this possible? What makes it sweet? How does the body treat it?

    I drink Crystal Light with a couple meals a day, was just wondering.
  2. micmic

    micmic New Member

    But... wasn't it you who posted several links in this thread, links where among other things aspartame metabolism etc are explained ?

    (note to self-> aspartame side-effect: loss of short-term memory :D)
  3. Aaron_F

    Aaron_F New Member

    Maybe hes looking for further information?

    or maybe lack of aspartame causes short term memory loss.

  4. Mindwraith

    Mindwraith New Member

    Like I said. That was regarding the scare mongering and urban legends on aspartame. I was looking for more info on the actual details I was asking for above.

    EDIT: Of course a bit of googling will always produce answers.
  5. Baoh

    Baoh New Member

    Unless you have the genetic defect for PKU, there's no risk to you. If you had the genetic defect, you'd already know it.

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