House Fly Death by Artificial Sweetener: Starvation, Not Toxicity

While recent headlines have noted the potential insecticidal properties of common artificial sweeteners, don’t go sprinkling Truvia around your home just yet. A new study on house flies suggests they likely aren’t poisoned by sweeteners—they just die of malnutrition. A team of researchers at North Carolina State University tested survival rates of house flies (Musca […]

Source: Entomology Today

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