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  1. Art
    Decoupaged an old Altoids tin to hold my sweetener of choice.
  2. Anorexia Discussions
    Hello! Whenever I drink or eat anything containing aspartame I get a terrible migraine with aura about an hour later. Pepsi used to have a diet soda that didn't use aspartame but they replaced the previous artificial sweetener with aspartame. Does anyone have any suggestions for diet soda that...
  3. Orthorexia
    I've tried a few times to give up sweeteners and am going on a full on cleanse this week and need to prepare myself. Anyone got any tips on how to get rid of headaches or ease them? Xx
  4. Anorexia Discussions
    Alright, so I tend to binge very badly after dinner... I have an extreme and I mean EXTREME need for sweet stuff If I just get a hint of sweetness I go nuts! Last night I told myself I would allow 1 slice of light toast and 1/2 tablespoon of honey... Well that turned into 10 slices of toast and...
  5. Anorexia Discussions
    Just finished watching "hungry for change" They claimed that aspartame and additives in diet drinks make you dumber,gives you headaches, by cell death and that you can mimic symptoms of other diseases. Do you believe these things? Does that stop you from drinking diet coke and other diet sodas?
  6. Anorexia Discussions
    k. so I drink more diet soda than probably any one person on this site (maybe not actually lol, but its a LOT) and people are ALWAYS preaching to me about aspartame.... as they chug down their full sugar drink. They say "oh you shouldn't drink diet soda - its bad for you, aspartame is going to...
  7. Vitamins, Supplements and Nutrition
    I start a 14 days fast tomorrow and my Berocca vitamins has aspartame; should I take them or no? I heard aspartame makes you gain weight..and I can't buy other vitamins..
  8. Anorexia Discussions
    Hey people! Recently I've fallen back into the whole "drink a ton of diet drinks to avoid actual food" cycle and it freaks me out because I really don't like to have artificial sugars more than once a week. I used to love drinking things like Bai and Zevia - both that claim to be either 5 or 0...
  9. Vitamins, Supplements and Nutrition
    Hi you guys, I was just wondering if anyone knew the scoop on aspartame? I've heard bad things about it, but they're still selling it, so it can't be that bad, right? I don't know. I've been on diet soda my whole life (I prefer it over non-diet), but I don't drink soda that often so I never...
  10. Low Carb Diets
    i adore those low-cal jellies, diet drinks, flavoured water etc but they all contain aspartame (or other sweeteners) - would they affect my keto progess? what would the chances be? ive heard they kick you out </3
  11. Anorexia Discussions
    Hey gorgeous girls. I hope you're all ok today xxx I have a question on diet soda and weight loss. I hear that the sweetener in it can actually hinder weight loss as all the chemicals do the same things that sugar does to the brain etc. but i like LIVE off the stuff. its my food replacement...
  12. Food
    Does anyone know of a good unsweetened or stevia-sweetened soda? I love fizzy drinks but I can't have sucralose or aspartame and most of the stevia sodas I've had were terrible. As of now I just drink perrier or hiball with no sweetener, but I do miss cola and root beer. Also, I apologize if...
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