Possible indictment for Trump, Artificial sweeteners

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A Wisconsin political scientist helps us put a possible further federal indictment for former President Trump in the context of other legal challenges he’s facing. And a Wisconsin biochemistry expert helps us understand what it means that the World Health Organization recently declared common artificial sweetener Aspartame to be a possible carcinogen.

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    The World Health Organization recently released a pair of recommendations suggesting that non-sugar sweeteners should not be used for weight loss and that the artificial sweetener Aspartame has the possibility of being carcinogenic. A Wisconsin biochemist who researches sweeteners joins us to explain how the body processes them and what we should know for our health.

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  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Tyler Ditter Technical Director
  • Royce Podeszwa Producer
  • Lorin Cox Producer
  • Paul Nolette Guest
  • Stephanie Olivier-Van Stichelen Guest

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