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National Cereal Day is Monday

Posted: 2:40 AM, Mar 07, 2016
Updated: 2016-03-07 16:46:29Z

It’s a day devoted to cereal!  Monday is National Cereal Day!

According to NationalCerealDay.com , cereal was first introduced to American diets during the Civil War. 

By 1939, thanks to sugar and marketing, cereal as a health food started to change. This spurred the rise of many of the sugary concoctions we see on store shelves today.