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Sugary Cereals

Buyer Beware: Your Cereal May Contain More Sugar Than a Dessert!

Steve Hirsch, MD | Posted 02.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Steve Hirsch, MD

"No fat," "oat fiber," "multigrain flakes," "helps lower cholesterol." Cereal boxes make all kinds of claims to get you to pick them for your health.

The 5 Most Sugary Cereals

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 05.15.2014 | Healthy Living

When it comes to cereal choices for kids, we might as well be feeding them dessert. The Environmental Working Group, a public health nonprofit orga...

Sugar Kills! How Do We Decrease Consumption?

Jeff Ritterman, MD | Posted 05.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Jeff Ritterman, MD

Our advice could be simple: "Eat real food. If they advertise it, don't buy it." The explanation simple as well: They advertise food and beverages because they want you to eat and drink products that are unhealthy."

Parents to Cereal Companies: "Help Us Enjoy the Cereal Aisle by Marketing Your Healthier Products to Kids"

Marlene Schwartz, Ph.D. | Posted 12.05.2012 | Home
Marlene Schwartz, Ph.D.

Did you ever wonder why more parent-child conflicts occur in the cereal aisle than in the adjoining aisles that sell dried pasta, canned tuna, or paper towels?

Can Parents Trust Cereal Companies? Not So Much

Marlene Schwartz, Ph.D. | Posted 08.22.2012 | Parents
Marlene Schwartz, Ph.D.

If cereal companies want parents to trust them, they need to do more to earn that trust.

Kraft Close To Selling Post Cereal Business

Wasll Street Journal | MATTHEW KARNITSCHNIG, JULIE JARGON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Kraft Foods Inc. is close to a deal to sell its Post cereals business to Ralcorp Holdings Inc. for about $2.8 billion, people familiar with the matter...