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Stevia Side Effects: Is Stevia safe?

    Reproductive effects of Stevia : Rumors and facts   There is been a big concern about Stevia safety, since 2008 when it became to be more and more popular to see Stevia on the shelves. Some websites have posted some studies regarding the fertility possible damage of Stevia and rumors circulating the web that women in South America had been showing fertility issues. The concern come mainly from a very old study dating back to 1968 carried out by Professon Joseph Kuc, where he evaluated the contraceptive properties of this ancient plant. Kuc’s article conclusion : “ A water extract of Stevia leaves reduces the fertility in female rats, even after 50-60 days of the treatment with the...

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