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Day: June 22, 2020

U.S. Abortion Statistics – Facts and figures relating to the frequency of abortion in the United States.

  Primary nationwide abortion statistics for the United States are available from two sources—privately from the Guttmacher Institute (AGI) and publicly from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Guttmacher’s numbers, published every three years,… Read more U.S. Abortion Statistics – Facts and figures relating to the frequency of abortion in the United States.

All About Sugar Substitutes

What’s a Sugar Substitute? A sugar substitute is an artificial (made in a lab) or natural (plant-based) substance that sweetens food and drink in place of sugar. Typically, sugar substitutes are hundreds of times sweeter than sugar and have few to no calories. They’re a common sweetening choice for “diet” products such as sodas, sauces, baked goods, or sugar-free candies or gum. Aspartame Made from the amino acids aspartic acid and phenylalanine, it’s a popular artificial sugar. It has calories, but because it’s some 200 times sweeter than sugar, you… Read more All About Sugar Substitutes