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What’s Happening: Healthy…or Not!


Some foods are unrepentantly unhealthy – nobody at Cinnabon is pretending their product is good for you. But other foods get promoted as wholesome and nutritious, even though the inside doesn’t begin to live up to the advertising. Take a look at two particularly egregious offenders that made the news this week:

The good news is the reason why General Mills is clutching at GMO-free Cheerios: stagnant or declining sales of highly refined and processed breakfast cereal! The fewer people who eat a bowl of sugar every day for breakfast, the better. But moving on to foods you might actually want to put in your mouth, take a look at the news and events this week from around the community:

Do you believe that sugar addiction is a real problem, or is it just a “disease” made up for publicity? Let us know on Facebook or Google+!