Health

PepsiCo brings back aspartame as diet cola sales fizzle

PepsiCo said Monday it is putting aspartame back into some diet beverages in the United States, just a year after pulling the artificial sweetener from its products over consumer concerns about safety.

Medications

FDA approves new artificial sweetener

(HealthDay)—A new sugar substitute called advantame was approved on Monday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.