Wheaties may be the breakfast of champions, but it’s also attracting other attention over claims the cereal sticks to magnets because it has metal flakes. But is it true? The short answer is “yes!” More importantly, is the popular morning ritual back for your health? Read on..
A video making the rounds the internets proves that Wheaties has metal contained within the crunchy flakes by showing it actually being attracted to a magnet. A General Mills spokesman says the alarming reaction is caused by iron fortification in the cereal while maintaining there is no cause for alarm.
ORIGIN: In January 2014, alternative health and conspiracy web site NaturalNews.com posted a video showing Wheaties cereal flakes sticking to a magnet. The site claimed that this was irrefutable proof that the cereal is “full of metal fragments.” Continue reading