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Does Dark Chocolate Really make you do the happy dance ?

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Does Dark Chocolate Really make you do the happy dance ? Scientists have confirmed what deep down, we already knew: dark chocolate makes you feel better. Does Dark Chocolate Really make you do the happy dance ? Science says it does, well sort of. We always welcome scientific research that somehow claims our bad habits are actually not that bad… Read more »

Chocolate can kill your dog and here is why

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Chocolate can kill your dog and here is why : Its been something we have anecdotally known all of our lives, chocolate is not to be fed to a dog. This is a really Informative piece from Forbes.com on the scientific reason why Chocolate is Poisonous to Dogs. Besides confirming chocolate is in fact poisonous to mans best friend , the best… Read more »

this is your brain on chocolate !

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Solid Chocolate Brain

This is your brain on chocolate ! Or this is a Chocolate Brain which will improve your brain function if you eat it. Or will it? Do we need more reason to eat chocolate. Yes we do, why not.  So eating chocolate improves brain function. Cheering news for those with a sweet tooth – a recent study has found that… Read more »

7 Legitimate Health Benefits Of Chocolate

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Pure, unadulterated dark chocolate just might save your life. By by Emily Main, for Rodale’s Organic Life Featured on Yahoo.com Health  7 Legitimate Health Benefits Of Chocolate So what are those great benefits? Aside from chocolate’s reputation as an aphrodisiac and a momentary mood-booster, here are seven legitimate reasons you should be eating it every day. Healthier Skin Eating antioxidant-rich chocolate leads to… Read more »

Never mind honey and lemon, the best cure for a cough is CHOCOLATE

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Chocolate can calm coughs. I know that might sound like something out of Mary Poppins, but as an independent clinician who has spent years researching the mechanism of cough, I can assure you the evidence is actually as solid a bar of Fruit and Nut. We have just seen the results of the largest real-world study of an over-the-counter cough… Read more »

New Chocolate Pill May Help Boost Heart Health, Blood Circulation

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New Chocolate Pill May Help Boost Heart Health, Blood Circulation New Chocolate Pill May Help Boost Heart Health, Blood Circulation. Several sweets and chocolate companies have joined the flavanols bandwagon. A new method of removing the bitterness from cacao beans led to the creation of chocolate pills packed with heart-friendly flavanols. Chocolate and sweets companies are on a roll in… Read more »

Could Powerful Cocoa Flavanols be a preventive of CVD ?

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  Could Powerful Cocoa Flavanols be a preventive of CVD ? Chocolate is the food of Gods. It is also the food of the Health Gods.  I would make a strong argument that the Flavanols that lower blood pressure and increase blood vessel function act in accordance with being happy. Eating chocolate makes people happy. I don’t know if that… Read more »

6 reasons raising children can make your work life better

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  Every Parent I know struggles with  “Work / Life ” balance.  It’s so very hard to focus on one or the other.  My work as a Chocolatier provides me some of my own teachable moments in this regard. I often think about the correlation between being a Chocolatier and a Father. The similarities are pretty interesting to me, and… Read more »

10 Health Reasons To Eat Chocolate

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Every week there seems to be more compelling evidence that Chocolate is not only delicious but also not something we need to eliminate from our diets. One would think the scientific community was convinced there was a reason to ban it. Running study after study only confirms what really smart  people from history have had to say about the glorious… Read more »