Stevia Dangers and Benefits

Stevioside

Stevia (Stevia rebaudiana) is native to Paraguay, South America. Also known as sugarleaf or sweet leaf. Was discovered in 1887 by the Swiss botanist Moisés Santiago Bertoni. Added to the botanical archives in 1899.  Stevia is used for health problems, and natives of Paraguay believe that it can help to treat diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, […]