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Chocolate's link to heart health gets even stronger

from Medical Daily

In the words of Cathy and 30 Rock's Liz Lemon, "Chocolate! Chocolate! Chocolate! Aack!" To its countless worshipers, chocolate is not just a delicious treat; it's a lifestyle. So it helps to receive any confirmation whatsoever that it's a healthy one. Brown University researchers have done their part, finding more evidence to bolster claims that compounds in cocoa are good for your cardiovascular system. Their study, published in the Journal of Nutrition, analyzed information from controlled trials of more than 1,100 volunteers to determine whether consuming cocoa products containing compounds called flavanols improved certain biomarkers such as cholesterol levels and a person's sensitivity to insulin, the hormone that controls blood sugar levels. more


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