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#1 of 4 Old 05-24-2009, 07:48 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Vegetable glycerin as a sweetener is not mentioned in NT but is lauded on anti-candida diets as candida safe. I am just not convinced as it dosn't seem very traditional and does seem very processed. Then again, I would like for it to be safe (in moderation) to have a sweetener option!

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Bump..anyone?

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I'd love to know this as well.

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I don't know anything about it's "safety", but I do know that it is highly processed, and that too much of it can cause diarrhea.

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