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Companies Still Marketing Unhealthy Kids Cereals
2012-06-24 05:16:39

While cereal companies have improved the nutritional quality of the majority of cereals marketed to children, they continue to most actively market their least healthy products to those same youngsters, officials from the Yale University's Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity reported on Friday. The findings come as part of a three-year update to the Rudd Center's Cereal FACTS report, which was originally launched in 2009. That study discovered that the breakfast cereals that were...

2012-05-23 23:02:27

Health experts shop the cereal aisle to discover some of the best cereal options that can help drop pounds without dieting - http://BurnHolidayFat.com Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 22, 2012 The right cereals can be the perfect food, replacing the need for fad diets and when combined with simple exercise, will go a long way in enjoying effective weight loss. But in order to get results, one must avoid cereal boxes with 'nutritious' claims that are actually sugar-laden. These great cereal choices...

2012-04-29 23:03:07

Today in America TV is excited to announce April air dates for The “Cereal Capitol of the World,” Battle Creek, Michigan. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) April 28, 2012 The city of Battle Creek is as well-known as the famous brothers who created the first breakfast cereals there. The Kellogg brothers accidently discovered the process for producing flaked cereal and thus began the beginning of the dry cereal industry. Many fun games can be found on the backs of the cereal boxes. Today...

Many Kids’ Cereals Fail The Twinkie Test
2011-12-07 11:00:48

Which makes for a better breakfast for your child, a Hostess Twinkie, chocolate cookies or a bowl of cereal? A study released today by the Environmental Working Group (EWG), a nonprofit that researches everything from the safety of sunscreens to pesticides in foods, may surprise you. Popular morning cereals, Kellogg´s Honey Smacks, Post Golden Crisp and General Mills Wheaties Fuel are packed with more sugar in a one-cup serving than a Hostess Twinkie. An additional 44 cereals are...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.