Skip to comments.“Chocolate may help reduce stroke risk in men”
Posted on 08/29/2012 11:29:00 PM PDT by Olog-hai
Regularly indulging in chocolate may actually help men decrease their risk of having a stroke, according to a Swedish study.
Researchers writing in the journal Neurology found that of more than 37,000 men followed for a decade, those who ate the most chocolatetypically the equivalent of one-third of a cup of chocolate chipshad a 17 per cent lower risk of stroke than men who avoided chocolate.
The study is hardly the first to link chocolate to cardiovascular benefits, with several previous ones suggesting that chocolate fans have lower rates of certain risks for heart disease and stroke, like high blood pressure.
(Excerpt) Read more at telegraph.co.uk ...
It’s a circuitous process: you give chocolate to your wife; she stops nagging you; badaboom, badabing, no stroke.
This is specifically regarding dark chocolate as opposed to milk chocolate, correct?
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