Sign Up Here! Is anyone on birth control and have any side effects that make you feel really sick? I am currently on the Nuva ring. Hi, I was on it for about 10 years. Mostly the pill but I tried the depo shot once, I bled for 3 months. I recently did some research on the side effects of birth control.
Aspartame-induced fibromyalgia, an unusual but curable cause of chronic pain.
Fibro and birth control?
It is highly questionable as I don't use artificial sweetners, never drink diet drinks and hardly ever buy anything that is sugar free but it raises cause for concern. I am 43 and three weeks ago suffered my first seizure, actually three within a few hours and just within the year have been diagnosed with Lupus and Fibromyalgia. Though after much research, and symptoms I've had over the past six years leaves me to wonder if what I though of as having "Fibro Fog" or "Lupus Fog" was not actually my having absent seizures. Boy, do I have a lot to discuss with my Neurologist and Rheumatologist! Of course David Hattan, Ph. For 16 years, the FDA refused to approve aspartame. Adrian Gross.
Mood, Behavior, Cognition, Fibromyalgia and Alzheimer’s Disease
It should be clear to us that there are hundreds; if not thousands of rumors, fads and untruths being published and spread. We felt that it was necessary to address the irrational fear that has been circulating regarding aspartame that you find in your non-nutritive sweeteners. According to word-of-mouth and social media circulations the following is said to be associated with the intake of aspartame:.
Concerns continue over the safety of many popular artificial sweeteners, such as Nutrasweet or Equal, and whether they may be linked to debilitating conditions like fibromyalgia. EMax Health reports that investigations into the safety of aspartame are ongoing, despite years of research, some of which have suggested that the artificial sweeteners are tied to an increased risk of cancer, birth defects, and other health problems. While the FDA and other groups have claimed aspartame, the primary ingredient in NutraSweet and Equal, is safe, some research has suggested otherwise. Concerns have primarily come from two case studies conducted by French researchers in Researchers from the Department of Rheumatology at Dijon University Hospital and Faculty of Medicine at Burgundy University in France outlined two cases of aspartame-induced fibromyalgia in a report published in the journal Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology.