Rising Sugar Levels In Our Breakfast Foods

Cereal Offenders

Despite the barrage of health warnings on the dangers of sugar, new breakfast products – such as drinks and biscuits – contain more of the white stuff than ever.

A report last month from Action on Sugar showed that one in five cereals now contains more sugar than three years ago, and some are 18% sweeter.  While claiming to be healthy, cereals are becoming more and more sugary!

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Coke is a Healthy Snack?

Truth in advertising?  In the Yahoo Finance news – the many ways CocaCola is trying to spin itself into a healthy snack!

The world’s biggest beverage maker, which struggles with declining soda consumption in the U.S., is working with fitness and nutrition experts who suggest its cola as a healthy treat. In February, for instance, several wrote online pieces for American Heart Month, with each including a mini-can of Coke or small soda as a snack idea.

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/coke-healthy-snack-company-gets-070143180.html

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