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Finally Some Good News!

My favorite chocolate is actually good for you:

Investigators from the University of L'Aquila in Italy found that after eating only 100 grams, or 3.5 ounces, of dark chocolate every day for 15 days, 15 healthy people had lower blood pressures and were more sensitive to insulin, an important factor in metabolizing sugar.


UPDATE: If I'd known Kevin Drum was going to link to this post, I'd have put some more thought into it and maybe even a few actual insights. So it goes. Welcome, all you visitors from Political Animal!

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CHOCOLATE UPDATE....Good news: eating chocolate is good for you. Bad news: apparently this is only true for dark chocolate. Sigh. On the other hand, that abominable oxymoron known as "white chocolate" apparently doesn't do you any good either. It would... [Read More]

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