Category «stevia»

stevia is the natural sweetener banned by the FDA

A Diabetic Speaks Out About Stevia

In response to my blog post about stevia Yanach, who is diabetic, wrote in to share some information about using stevia… Thanks for the article. I am a diabetic (type 2) and have been using Stevia since 1998. When you use Stevia in drinks or on food you don’t need a lot, not even one …





Is The FDA Lightening Up On Stevia

In 2007 I made a blog post about the natural sweetener stevia, and how the FDA seemed to be doing everything in its power to get it pulled off grocery store shelves. Now as one reader has pointed out stevia is popping up in all sorts of products… It appears to me that Stevia is …





Why Peruvians Don’t Get Diabetes

Here’s an interesting comment that a reader left on this blog about why certain people from Peru have fewer cases of diabetes… I did not see anything as to where this plant is grown, and the study that was done in Peru. It has been discovered that the people living at the base of this …