food/drink The Best Healthy Cereal  

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Hungry for a quick, nutritious breakfast? Look no further. This list rounds up the top healthy cereals on the market, from the fruit-filled to the crisp and crunchy. But healthy cereal doesn't mean boring cereal. Many good healthy cereals feature sweet, delicious flavors that complement diet-conscious whole grains. Some of these popular healthy breakfast cereals have even been on grocery store shelves for decades.

What varieties will you find on this list of the best healthy cereal? Since it was first introduced in 1924, Wheaties has satisfied breakfast fans with its hearty bran flakes. Famous athletes including Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, and Walter Payton have all appeared on the distinctive bright orange boxes for the brand. Cheerios is another good breakfast cereal that isn't loaded with sugar. In recent years, Kashi has become a go-to healthy breakfast cereal brand thanks to its whole grain-filled recipes. Other breakfast staples featured on this list include Life, Grape-Nuts, and Honey Bunches of Oats.

Do you have a favorite type of healthy breakfast cereal? Give the best brands a thumbs up to move them towards the top of the list, and please add any good cereals that are missing.

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Honey Bunches of Oats Cereal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Cheerios is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Life is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Special K is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Raisin Bran is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Shredded wheat is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Rice Krispies is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 19 13
Chex is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 17 11
Quaker Oatmeal Squares is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 15 12
MultiGrain Cheerios is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 14 12
Raisin Nut Bran is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Raisin Bran Crunch is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 11 10
Harvest Crunch is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 16 16
Corn flakes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Kashi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Fiber One Cereal is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 1 1
Basic 4 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Wheaties is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Oatmeal Crisp is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Total is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Grape-Nuts is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 10 15
Barbara's Puffins Cereal is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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All-Bran is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 8 13
Muesli is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Smart Start is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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Weetabix is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 5 11
Yog-Active is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 7 14
Nutri-Grain is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 3 11
Fruit 'n Fibre is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal

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+ - 2 12
Wheatena is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Healthy Cereal