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Diet Drink Anyone? -----Article written by Nancy Markle
I have spent several days lecturing at the World Environment Conference on Aspartame marketed as NutraSweet, Equal and Spoonful. In the keynote address by the EPA, they announced that there was an epidemic of Multiple Sclerosis and Systemic Lupus, and they did not understand what Toxin was causing this
to be rampant across the United States. I explained that I was there to lecture on exactly that subject.
When the temperature of Aspartame exceeds 86 degrees F; the Wood Alcohol in Aspartame CONVERTS to Formaldehyde and then to Formic Acid, which in turn causes Metabolic Acidosis. (Formic Acid is the poison found in the sting of fire ants).
The Methanol Toxicity mimics Multiple Sclerosis thus people were being diagnosed with having Multiple Sclerosis in error. Methanol Toxicity is a death sentence.
In the case of systemic lupus, we are finding it has become almost as rampant as multiple sclerosis, especially with Diet Coke and Diet Pepsi drinkers.
Also, with methanol toxicity, the victims usually drink three to four 12 oz. cans of them per day, some even more.
In the case of systemic lupus, which is triggered by Aspartame, the victim usually does not know that the Aspartame is the culprit. The victim continues its use aggravating the lupus to such a degree, that sometimes it becomes life threatening. When we get people off the Aspartame, those with systemic lupus usually become symptomatic. Unfortunately, we cannot reverse this
On the other hand, in the case of those diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, when in reality, the disease is Methanol Toxicity), most of the symptoms disappear. We have seen cases where their vision has returned and even their hearing has returned. This also applies to cases of Tinnitus.
During a lecture, I said, "If you are using Aspartame (NutraSweet, Equal, Spoonful, etc.) And you suffer from Fibromyalgia symptoms; spasms, shooting pains, numbness in your legs, cramps, vertigo, dizziness, headaches, tinnitus, joint pain, depression, anxiety attacks, slurred speech, blurred
vision or memory loss, you probably have Aspartame Disease." People were jumping up during the lecture saying, "I've got this. Is it reversible?"
It is rampant. Some of the speakers at my lecture were even suffering from these symptoms. In one lecture attended by the Ambassador of Uganda, he told us their sugar industry is adding Aspartame. He continued by saying that a son of one of the industry leader's could no longer walk * due in part by
product usage. We have a VERY SERIOUS problem. Even a stranger came up to Dr. Espisto (one of my speakers) and myself and said, "could you tell me why so many people seem to be coming down with M.S.?" During a visit to a Hospice, a nurse said six friends were heavy Diet Coke addicts, & all had been
diagnosed with M.S. This is beyond coincidence!
HERE IS THE PROBLEM: There were Congressional Hearings when Aspartame was included in 100 different products. Since this initial hearing, there have been two subsequent hearings, but to no avail. Nothing has been done. The drug and chemical lobbies have VERY deep pockets! Now there are over 5,000 products containing this chemical, and the PATENT HAS EXPIRED. At the time of this first hearing, people were going blind. The methanol in the Aspartame converts to formaldehyde in the retina of the eye. Formaldehyde is grouped in the same class of drugs as Cyanide and Arsenic DEADLY POISONS!
Unfortunately, Aspartame takes longer to quietly kill, but it is killing people and causing all kinds of Neurological Disorders. Aspartame changes the Brain's Chemistry. It is the reason for severe seizures. This drug changes the Dopamine level in the brain. Imagine what this drug does to patients suffering from Parkinson's Disease. Aspartame also causes Birth Defects.
There is absolutely no reason to take this product.
It is NOT A DIET PRODUCT. The Congressional record said,
"It makes you CRAVE carbohydrates (Sugar) & makes you FAT." Dr. Roberts stated that when he got patients off Aspartame,
their average weight loss was 19 pounds per person. The formaldehyde STORES in Fat Cells, particularly in the hips and thighs. Aspartame is ESPECIALLY DEADLY TO DIABETICS. All Doctors KNOW what Wood Alcohol will do to a Diabetic! We find that Doctors believe they have patients with Retinopathy, when in fact; it is CAUSED by the Aspartame!
Aspartame keeps the Blood Sugar Level out of control, causing many patients to go into a Coma. Unfortunately, many have died. At The Conference of the American College of Physicians, people informed us they had relatives who switched FROM SACCAHRIN to an Aspartame product and how relatives had eventually gone into a coma. Their Doctors could not control their Blood Sugar Levels. Thus, the patients suffered Acute Memory Loss and eventually Coma and Death. Memory Loss is due to the fact that Aspartic Acid and Phenyl nine are Neurotoxin without the other Amino Acids found in Protein. Thus it passes the brain barrier and deteriorates the Neurons of the Brain!
Dr. Russell Blaylock, Neurosurgeon, said, "The ingredients stimulate the Neurons of the brain to death, causing brain damage of varying degrees." Dr. Blaylock has written a book entitled, "EXVIROTOXINS: The Taste That Kills" by Health Press 800-643-2665).
Dr. H.J. Roberts, Diabetic Specialist and World Expert on Aspartame Poisoning has also written a book entitled, "Defense against Alzheimer's Disease" (800-814-9800). Dr. Roberts tells how Aspartame Poisoning is escalating Alzheimer's Disease and indeed it is. As the Hospice nurse told me, women are being admitted at 30 years of age with Alzheimer's Disease.
Dr. Blaylock & Dr. Roberts will be writing a Position Paper with Case Histories & will post it on the Internet. According to the Conference of the American College of Physicians, "We are
talking about a PLAGUE of Neurological Diseases CAUSED by this deadly poison." Dr. Roberts realized what was happening when Aspartame was First Marketed. He said, "My Diabetic Patients presented Memory Loss, Confusion, and severe Vision Loss."
At the Conference of American College of Physicians, Doctors admitted that they did not know. They had wondered why Seizures were rampant (the Phenylline in Aspartame breaks down the Seizures threshold and DEPLETES Serotonin, which CAUSES Manic Depression, Panic Attacks, Rage and Violence).
Just before the Conference, I received a fax from Norway, asking for a possible Antidote for this poison because they are experiencing so many problems in their country. This "poison" is now available in 90 plus countries worldwide. Fortunately, we had Speakers and Ambassadors at the Conference from different nations who have pledged their help. WE ASK FOR YOUR HELP!
Print this article out and warn everyone you know. Take ANYTHING that contains Aspartame BACK TO THE STORE! The "No Aspartame Test" and send us your case history. I assure you that MONSANTO. The CREATOR of Aspartame, KNOWS how DEADLY it is! They FUND the American Diabetes Association, American
Dietetic Association, Congress and the Conference of the American College of Physicians!
The New York Times, on November 15, 1996, ran an article on how the American Dietetic Association TAKES MONEY FROM the Food Industry to Endorse their products! Therefore, they cannot criticize any additives or tell about their link to Monsanto!
How bad is this? We told a mother who had a child on NutraSweet to GET OFF the product. The child was having Grand Mal Seizures every day. The mother called her physician, who called the ADA, who told the Doctor NOT to take the
child off the NutraSweet! We are still trying to convince the mother the Aspartame is causing the seizures! Every time we get someone off Aspartame, the seizures stop! If the baby dies, you know whose fault it is and what we are up against. There are 92 documented symptoms of Aspartame from coma to death.
The majority of them are neurological because the Aspartame destroys the nervous system.
Aspartame Disease is partially the cause to what is behind some of the mystery of the Desert Storm health problems. The burning tongue and other problems discussed in over 60 cases can be directly related to the consumption of Aspartame product and several thousand pallets of diet drinks were shipped to the Desert Storm troops. Diet drinks sat in the 120 degree F
Arabian sun for weeks at a time on pallets. The service men and women drank them all day long. All of their symptoms are identical to Aspartame Poisoning!
Dr. Roberts says that consuming Aspartame at the time of conception can cause birth defects. The Phenyl nine concentrates in the Placenta, causing Mental Retardation, according to Dr. Louis Elsa's, Pediatric Professor of Genetics at Emory University in his testimony before Congress. "In the original lab tests, animals developed brain tumors" (Phenyl line breaks down into DXP, a
Brain Tumor Agent). When Dr. Espisto was lecturing on Aspartame, one Physician in the seminar, a Neurosurgeon said, "when they remove brain tumors, they have found high levels of Aspartame in them".
Stevia, a sweet food, NOT AN ADDITIVE, which helps in the metabolism of sugar, which would be ideal for Diabetics, has now been approved as a dietary supplement by the FDA!
For years, the FDA has outlawed this sweet food because of their loyalty to Monsanto. (still not approved in Canada, but available if you have connections
If it says, SUGAR FREE on the label, DON'T EVEN THINK ABOUT IT! DON'T EVEN BUY IT!
Senator Howard Hetzenbaum wrote a Bill that would have warned all infants, pregnant mothers and children of the dangers of Aspartame. The Bill would have also instituted independent studies on the problems existing in the population Seizures, changes in Brain Chemistry, changes in Neurological and
Behavioral Symptoms). The Bill was killed by the powerful drug and chemical lobbies, letting loose the hounds of disease and death on an unsuspecting public. Since the Conference of American College of Physicians, we hope to have the help of some world leaders.
as an aside......
there is a new sweetener called, Splenda. Comes in a yellow box/ yellow packets. It is a natural no cal. sweetener made from sugar. Tastes like sugar too! I use that in my coffee now instead of equal...