Investigators here at the Center for Science in the Public Interest recently discovered that Cheerios Protein has only a smidgen more protein than original Cheerios.
Besides having only a bit more protein than regular Cheerios, Cheerios Protein has 17 times as much sugar as the regular version.
In fact, Cheerios Protein has more sugar than many obviously sweet varieties of Cheerios, such as Chocolate Cheerios, Fruity Cheerios, and Frosted Cheerios. It has even more sugar than Frosted Flakes.
I honestly don’t know how the people responsible for this type of fraud talk themselves into thinking it’s okay. It’s impossible to justify beyond pure profit motive. I know this is only a matter of cereal, but it is disheartening nonetheless.
Also too, some Extremely unhealthy eats: