When Honey Means Honey

When Honey Means Honey

There are many honey flavored products out on the market. But how many of them walk their talk? Take Honey Nut Cheerios for example. Impressionable minds may believe that the product is sweetened exclusively with honey, when in fact the … Continue reading

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Why Does Michelle Obama Think Honey Nut Cheerios is a Healthy Breakfast?

Why Does Michelle Obama Think Honey Nut Cheerios is a Healthy Breakfast?

Last week,  First Lady Michelle Obama held a holiday reception with children, parents and staff at the Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. Chit-chating with the kids, the subject of healthy breakfast came up. From the transcript: CHILD:  What’s … Continue reading

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Some Fun with Bogus Serving Sizes

Some Fun with Bogus Serving Sizes

We always get a kick when we read nutrition labels and discover how manufacturers trick us into believing their product is manna from heaven. A great example is tiny the serving sizes for foods of problematic nutritional value. By decreasing … Continue reading

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