What are the differences between the sweeteners saccharin and aspartame?

Wessner, Cecilia; Reece, Akemi
July 1998
Popular Science;Jul98, Vol. 253 Issue 1, p80
Explains the differences between the sweeteners, saccharin and aspartame. Information on the discovery of saccharin; How saccharin is eliminated from the body; Comments from Eric Walters, professor of biochemistry at the Chicago Medical School; Safety of using aspartame compared to using saccharin; Risk of the long-term use of saccharin, according to studies.


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