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Sweet Facts About Cacao & Dark Chocolate


Consuming Chocolate Cuts Stroke Risk for Women Article
“The tasty health benefits of chocolate keep getting sweeter, with new research showing that moderate consumption of chocolate can lower stroke risk…..”

What’s On a Pro Triathlete’s Grocery List? Article
“Want to eat like the pros? Inside Triathlon got a sneak peak into the refrigerators of some of the sport’s top athletes. Here are their top 10 must-have items….”

Antioxidants Increase Skin UV Protection. Article
“But now there’s a new reason to celebrate: It turns out that chocolate can also reduce skin damage from sun exposure…”

“Sweet” New Way to Prevent Heart Disease

Fox News Article
“According to a new study published in the British Medical Journal in late August, people who ate more chocolate reduced their risk of heart disease by 37 percent their risk for stroke by 29 percent…”

Dark Chocolate improves your skin. Article
“Choose dark chocolate over the high-sugar gummy candy that lines convenience store shelves. The antioxidants in the dark chocolate work to shield your skin from free radical damage….”

Red Wine Ingredient Increases Endurance.

New York Times Article
“A drug already shown to reverse the effects of obesity in mice and make them live longer has now been shown to increase their endurance as well….”

Healthy Treats to Boost Endurance.

Huffington Post Article
“But new research says that chocolate itself could boost your workouts, too. But before you go gorge on a king size pack of Peanut M&Ms, there’s a catch: Not all chocolate is created equal in terms of athletic benefits…..”

Chocolate is good for the heart.

CNN Health
“If only everything that looked good, felt good, or tasted good was good for us too….”

How Chocolate can help your workout.

New York Times Article
“For those who worry that fitness requires nutritional denial, there is good news, with caveats. Auspicious new science suggests that chocolate can have a surprisingly large effect on the body’s response to exercise…”

Dark Chocolate has many health benefits.

WebMD Video
Video describing the myths and truths about chocolate. Description of health benefits
derived from dark chocolate on the heart.

Short History of Chocolate. Article
“But chocolate as we know it has only existed for a short time. For thousands of years it was exclusively a drink, a frothy concoction typically flavored with spices or chilli. …”

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