What is Xylitol?
Xylitol is a natural sweetener. It is considered a healthy alternative to sugar and sugar substitutes.
Xylitol was discovered nearly simultaneously by German and French chemists in the late 19th century.
It is found naturally in many fruits and vegetables.
It is produced by the human body during metabolism of starch.
Xylitol . . . → Read More: Is All Sweetener, Xylitol, Healthy To Use? What Dentists Say
If you haven’t heard it enough by now, one of the worst things you can do to your body, brain and thyroid is eat/drink foods with artificial sweeteners.
These include the big name brands like Splenda, Equal, etc., but anything with aspartame for sure.
Artificial, man-made-chemical, sweeteners are clearly not natural and not natural . . . → Read More: Thyroid Health – Stay Away From Artificial Sweeteners
Thyroid health, brain and body, are all compromised by sugars, especially man-made sweeteners, like high fructose corn syrup and aspartame.
There are so many “refreshing and cool” beverages just screaming to get our attention every time we turn around! AriZona brand has been around for a while doing just that.
Unfortunately, because their packaging is . . . → Read More: Thyroid Health – Why You Don’t Want To Drink AriZona Brand Teas
Thyroid health is compromised by sweeteners: sugars, fructose and honey (even though it should be good for us), organic maple syrup, molasses, date sugar, brown rice syrup and Agave to name a few. Sugar affects our brain health by raising the blood sugar too fast, and then dropping it too low, causing brain fog, depression and other . . . → Read More: Thyroid Health – Why Stevia and Xylitol Sweeteners Are Okay