Go natural with Nugo Nutrition Bar Nugo Dark Mint Chocolate Chip Bar (12×1.76 Oz).
Indulge in NuGo Dark’s crisp, minty treat! NuGo Dark’s newest REAL Dark Chocolate creation is the refreshing year round alternative to thin mint cookies with all the benefits of protein bar.
This all natural, low fat, high protein treat fits into any healthy lifestyle and satisfies your cookie cravings.
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Dark Chocolate in Moderation for Good Health Benefits
There are now even more reasons for chocolate lovers to rejoice! As more research news comes in about chocolate, the substance is moving from a unhealthy to an important health food. Chocolate has more than 300 chemicals, many of which have good health benefits. Many studies conducted by research centers and scientists show positive health benefits of chocolate.
Cacao, the source of chocolate, contains antibacterial agents that fight tooth decay. Of course, the high sugar content of milk chocolate counteracts the antibacterial properties of cacao. Also, The smell of chocolate may increase theta brain waves resulting in relaxation. It is known that chocolate contains neuro-chemical which has mood lifting properties. Furthermore, the cocoa butter in chocolate contains oleic acid, a mono-unsaturated fat which may raise good cholesterol. Even more, drinking a cup of hot chocolate before meals may actually diminish appetite.
Interestingly, men who eat chocolate live a year longer than those who don’t. The flavonoids in chocolate may help keep blood vessels elastic. Likewise, chocolate increases antioxidant levels in the blood. Interestingly, Mexican healers use chocolate to treat bronchitis and insect bites. Finally, the carbohydrates in chocolate raise serotonin levels in the brain resulting in a sense of well-being.
Plus, chocolate contains vitamins A, B1, C, D, and E, as well as potassium, sodium, and iron. So go ahead and indulge in a little chocolate, in moderation of course. Hence, you try to find organic chocolate and stay with darker chocolate because it has more chocolate flavonoids and less sugar.
Go ahead and check out this Dark Mint Chocolate Chip Bar today for good health benefits!