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Skeptoid

Brian Dunning

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

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Social Sciences 13

Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers (skeptoid.com) can access the full archive.

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Skeptoid #127: The Truth about Aspartame

November 11th, 2008

Episode 139 of 579 episodes

The artificial sweetener aspartame has been a mainstay of diet soft drinks and other foods for decades, and all testing has shown it to be safe. But for some reason, activists credit it with millions of deaths worldwide and blame it for nearly every disease.

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