Six reasons it’s good to eat chocolate

I love chocolate! Unfortunately it likes my butt better!


A small amount of chocolate can help with just about anything.   Is there anything chocolate can’t do?   A new study led by the University of Aberdeen has suggested that eating a small amount of chocolate every day can lower the risk of a heart attack or stroke.

Here are five other reasons you can use to justify slipping that block of Dairy Milk into the shopping trolley:

1. Chocolate can help you avoid a cold: A University of Auckland study found that eating foods containing flavonoids – found in foods such as green tea, apples, blueberries, onions, red wine and cocoa – significantly reduced the likelihood of catching the common cold.

2. Chocolate can help prevent wrinkles: A Cambridge University-linked lab has developed ‘esthechoc’, an antioxidant-rich chocolate which promises to combat wrinkles and sagging skin.   Its makers claim it can change the underlying skin of…

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