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Chocolate ‘cuts death rate’ in heart attack survivors…

by Marlowe Hood Marlowe Hood PARIS (AFP) – Heart attack survivors who eat chocolate two or more times per week cut their risk of dying from heart disease about threefold compared to those who never touch the stuff, scientists have reported. Smaller quantities confer less protection, but are still better than none, according to the [...]

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Dark Chocolate: Half A Bar Per Week May Keep Heart Attack Risk At Bay

ScienceDaily (Sep. 24, 2008) — Maybe gourmands are not jumping for joy. Probably they would have preferred bigger amounts to support their passion. Though the news is still good for them: 6.7 grams of chocolate per day represent the ideal amount for a protective effect against inflammation and subsequent cardiovascular disease. A new effect, demonstrated [...]

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Studies in Prestigious Scientific Journals Say Dark Chocolate is Healthy Chocolate

Dark Chocolate – not white chocolate or milk chocolate – is good for you. As there is no question that chocolate procures pleasure for those who eat it, you never need to feel guilty again! If you enjoy chocolate, eat a little daily – but make it the dark kind. Eating 2 ounces (50 grams) [...]

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Can Eating Chocolate Make You Smarter?

More International Studies, U of U Research Now, let’s take a look at the newest international studies on cocoa while comparing and contrasting these interesting findings with the results obtained from a cardiovascular study performed at the University of Utah. Professor David Kennedy is the director of Brain, Performance and Nutrition Research Center at Northumbria University [...]

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Eat Chocolate For Lower Blood Pressure?

Eating 30 Calories Per Day of Dark Chocolate May Lower High Blood Pressure By Miranda Hitti WebMD Health News Reviewed by Louise Chang, MD July 3, 2007 — The health benefits of dark chocolate may include lowering high blood pressure, German researchers report. But overindulging in dark chocolate might blow your calorie budget, and packing [...]

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The Best Sports Drink Ever, Brought to You by C.O.W.S.

Research shows that chocolate milk can be used as a recovery aid instead of Gatorade

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Chocolate can do good things for your heart, skin and brain

By Marjorie Ingall Health.com Listen to the way people malign chocolate: Sinful! Decadent! To die for! There’s even that popular restaurant dessert known as “Death by Chocolate.” But is this any way to talk about a loved one — especially during the season of comfort and joy? Bite your tongue! Evidence is mounting that some [...]

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Healthy Chocolate Science Update – Q1 2009

Healthy Chocolate Science Update – Q1 2009 In this paper, I will examine the influence of manufacturing processes on the availability of flavonols contained in cocoa beans. I will also present the most recent research conducted in 2008 on cocoa and health, and connect the results of the University of Utah study on Xocai with [...]

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Cocoa is KING when it comes to Antioxidants!

Most people consider chocolate as a candy, but the right kind of chocolate is actually one of the healthiest foods you can eat.

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