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Got an Ant Problem? Use Pentagon Approved Pesticide/Biowarfare Chemical Aspartame

No mystery aspartame works like a pesticide, as the asparctic acid contained in this toxic product is a well-documented excitotoxin that causes specific brain cells to become excessively excited to the point they quickly die, just as both kinds of ants did....Makes you wonder if aspartame is a far safer, better alternative to getting rid of lawn and home pests than the average toxic pesticides found at your neighborhood hardware store....

You see, although aspartame is about 180-200 times sweeter than the refined sugar it is meant to replace, it is known to erode intelligence and affect short-term memory. Once upon a time, aspartame was on a Pentagon list of biowarfare chemicals submitted to Congress, which just goes to show you how lethal a chemical it really is.

Watch the free copy of the aspartame documentary, Sweet Misery, at Google Video, link below.
These products have a built in ant killer! Thanks go to Monsanto and Rumsfeld!
These products have a built in ant killer! Thanks go to Monsanto and Rumsfeld!
Rumsfeld, when CEO of Searle (then owned by Monsanto), organized consumer fraud
Rumsfeld, when CEO of Searle (then owned by Monsanto), organized consumer fraud
Got an Ant Problem? Use Aspartame


Ant Poison - For all the dire health problems associated with aspartame -- the worst of them being cancer -- the original "anything-but-sugar" substitute may have an ideal purpose to exist, not as a food additive, but as an ant poison.

Already aware of aspartame's origins as a toxic chemical, a health-conscious consumer with an ant problem emptied one packet of aspartame in the corner of each of her bathrooms two years ago. The "sweet" solution worked brilliantly, as she's seen no signs of carpenter ants crawling around for the past year.

Aspartame may be just the thing for getting rid of fire ants (impervious to many poisons) too, although this solution takes a bit more effort. Initially, fire ants ignored their aspartame treat until a light rain moistened it. After the rain, however, the fire ants came back with a vengeance, taking the aspartame back to the mound by the hundreds. Within two days, any evidence that fire ants existed at all, save for an empty mound, vanished.

No mystery aspartame works like a pesticide, as the asparctic acid contained in this toxic product is a well-documented excitotoxin that causes specific brain cells to become excessively excited to the point they quickly die, just as both kinds of ants did.

Makes you wonder if aspartame is a far safer, better alternative to getting rid of lawn and home pests than the average toxic pesticides found at your neighborhood hardware store ...

If you ever wanted a painless way to find out all the dangers of aspartame you will certainly want to view Sweet Misery. If you are a natural health care practitioner you might want to consider showing this in your reception area.

Idaho Observer June 2006

 http://www.mercola.com/2006/sep/5/got_an_ant_problem_use_aspartame.htm

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Aspartame Can Harm Your Health


By Dr. Joseph Mercola

I wrote the following letter to the editor of the British Medical Journal for an absurd editorial they wrote and they posted my letter last month.

Aspartame, an artificial sweetener containing two amino acids, aspartic acid and phenylanine, can be found in products such as NutraSweet and Canderel. Many health disasters, which are highlighted by horrific personal accounts found on websites against aspartame, can be attributed to its use. Disasters that result from aspartame use include:

* Cancer
* Hair loss
* Depression
* Dementia
* Behavioral disturbances

Public concern of the dangers related to aspartame is being taken seriously by health agencies. These concerns prompted a review of aspartame, which involved over 500 reports. It concluded that the allotted daily intake of aspartame was entirely safe, except for those people with phenylketonuria, a metabolic disorder caused by an enzyme deficiency.

With around 10 percent of a person's daily calorie intake provided by sugar, the notion has been raised whether replacing sugar with a non-nutritive, non-caloric sweetener like aspartame could eliminate obesity.

Marketing strategies for aspartame claim that it aids in embracing a healthy way of life and prevents obesity. This evidence however remains inconclusive.

Aspartame is 180-200 times sweeter than sucrose or sugar. By displacing saturated fat the risk of heart disease may be reduced. Further, large amounts of sucrose will increase triglycerides, a main component of the metabolic syndrome, and lead toward promoting heart disease. Marketing for aspartame focuses on the idea that it may aid in the elimination of dental decay, due to sugars forming bacteria in the mouth. The problem with this theory is that sugar is not the main culprit behind decay; rather it is caused by fluoride deficiency and prolonged exposure to sugar between meals.

In order to eliminate the concern of aspartame, manufacturers are encouraged to use cocktails of sweeteners, making it difficult for anyone to reach the allotted daily intake.

British Medical Journal October 3, 2004

Dr. Mercola's Comment:

In the past, the British Medical Journal has always done a decent job on reporting medical issues. However, it seems they dropped the ball with their editorial on aspartame (NutraSweet).

Because I feel so strongly about the negative outcomes caused by aspartame, I posted a letter to their site explaining the truth behind this artificial sweetener.

If you still believe that aspartame is not dangerous you are in for a serious surprise. There are far too many people who are clueless about its serious dangers.

You see, although aspartame is about 180-200 times sweeter than the refined sugar it is meant to replace, it is known to erode intelligence and affect short-term memory. Once upon a time, aspartame was on a Pentagon list of biowarfare chemicals submitted to Congress, which just goes to show you how lethal a chemical it really is.

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 http://www.mercola.com/2004/nov/20/aspartame_health.htm


You can watch the whole documentary on Aspartame entitled "Sweet Misery" here. Donald Rumsfeld, then CEO of Searle, illegally "called in his cards," as he said in 1980, and got the incoming Reagan Administration to legalize what the FDA had already unanimously called a neurotoxin. Why? It's a neurotoxin that tastes sweet, and makes a cheap sugar substitute. Despite causing cancer and brain holes (documented, public records), it's still poisoning the world. Is is poisoning you?

Sweet Misery - A Poisoned World (Aspartame)
Sound and Fury Productions,Inc.
1 hr 29 min 54 sec - Apr 17, 2006
www.soundandfury.tv

After 7000 miles, and 25 hours of footage, "Sweet Misery" will reveal one of the most pervasive, insidious forms of corporate negligence in the history of the industrial revolution. The toxic long-term effects of aspartame are often dismissed as a "hoax" by the sweetener industry and at least five other internet websites. The real footwork, however, unravels something less comforting than a mere "Hoax." "Sweet Misery" is the working title of a documentary released by Sound and Fury in June of 2004. Our primary investigation includes interviews with doctors, lawyers, people who have had health problems which they associate with aspartame usage, advocates, and many others.

 http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=1871783678882092937&q=aspartame

Boric acid 05.Sep.2006 05:27

Mike Novack stepbystpefarm <a> mtdata.com

(not intended as a comment on the safety of lack of safety of "Aspartame")

Consider for a moment the white powder "boric acid". It is perfectly safe for you as a human to apply to rub on a skin. But spread as a barrier on the floor deadly for ants to try to cross (it gets into their spiracles -- insects breath through these openings in their bodies).

All I am trying to do here is comment on the "propoganda technique". Like you, I do not approve of or even see the need for something like "Aspartame". BUT (a very big but) I consider it silliness in the extreme to try to make the point "unsafe" by referring to its effects on animals that are very different from ourselves. The validity of any animal experimentation decreases inversely as the differences in between us increases.

You would not, for example, decree that "gamma radiation won't hurt you" just because cockroaches can tolerate rather high dosages of radiation.

talc powder kills ants 05.Sep.2006 08:24

kirsten anderberg

I was amazed to find that most ants cannot survive walking across lines of tacl powder! Supposedly the molecules are sharp and cut the ants up...but I have seen ants avoid crossing talc lines. I also have seen them avoid vic's vaporub, moving around it...LOL! I never touch aspartame, and am not surprised it kills life forms!

Better yet 05.Sep.2006 11:01

fireweed

Try what Kristen recommended (talc) or what I've used to stop ants from using the house: cinnamon. It's nontoxic, and though it is also nonlocal, it's still my choice over manufactured synthetics.

Planting mint around your house supposedly helps- but look out, mint will take over your garden. Spraying diluted mint essential oil also supposedly works, but I had mixed results when I used it. Cinnamon did the trick within a day or two, and made the house smell spicy.

'Course, now I'm trying to clean up all the cinnamon, but at least cinnamon doesn't eat my food or crawl on me when I'm sleeping...

direct action 08.Sep.2006 22:08

you vs. the ant

Or just kill a bunch of ants with your hands ... the others may run away and not come back.

I've seen it happen.

They're not as stupid as people think. Not that they're smart, but they do react to events.