Archive for April 30, 2013
As science continues to learn more about the human body and what is necessary to achieve a healthy lifestyle, many people have turned to healthier food choices. For instance, whole grain and organic products have become popular among people who are looking for good sources of fiber, as well as food that is free from pesticides. Although some of the concern likely goes too far, organic food can taste better, and once people get used to it, whole grain cereal can also taste superior. In fact, whole grain cereal is the best source of fiber that many people will consume in an entire day. While consuming high fiber cereal is a positive thing, it is not a good thing that it is the only source of fiber for some people. While the jury is still out on organic foods like organic cereal, scientific evidence shows that whole grains significantly decrease the incidence of certain chronic diseases.
Today, there are more healthy foods, such as healthy cereal and whole grain cereal, available than ever before. And even better, healthy food tastes better than the similar versions from less than a decade ago. Thus, it is actually possible for people to enjoy whole grain cereal and other high fiber foods, while doing their bodies a favor. While it is unfortunate that organic foods and gluten free cereals are considerably more expensive than unhealthy food choices, whole grain cereals are no more expensive than a box of sugary cereals. Hopefully, this will continue to get better, and eventually, people will be able to buy all healthy food for the same price as, or less than, the less healthy versions.