Artificial Sweetener Splenda Found to Worsen Symptoms of Crohn’s Disease in New Mouse Study

Artificial Sweetener Splenda Found to Worsen Symptoms of Crohn’s Disease in New Mouse Study
The artificial sweetener Splenda (sucralose maltodextrin) was recently found to worsen gut inflammation in mice with Crohn’s disease, while no effects were seen in mice without the condition. The investigation, led by researchers from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, found that, during a six-week period, Splenda promoted “bad” bacteria and intestinal inflammation. These

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