Food Taboo: Aspartame

Another member of the excitotoxin group, aspartame affects fibromyalgia pain in the same way as MSG does. It can increase pain sensitivity but sending pain signals to the brain at abnormally high intervals thus worsening pain in fibromyalgia patients. Aspartame can be found in most sugar-free candies, sweets and drinks.

Sponsored Links
Like what you read? Pass it around:

Editor's Pick

You May Have Missed..

6 Things You Need to Know About Yeast Infection with Fibromyalgia