For students' healthy snacking startup, it's all about chocolate
Jul 21, 2017
Ara Josefsson and Jaida Mercurio believe they have found the solution to unhealthy snacking.
Eating dark chocolate as a daily snack could help boost athletic performance, study suggests
Apr 19, 2016
Dark chocolate has already been hailed for its positive effects on cardiovascular health – and now a study undertaken at London's Kingston University has found the tasty treat could help give sports enthusiasts an extra ...
Myths and facts about chocolate from a nutrition professor
Jan 21, 2015
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, does chocolate appeal to you for its flavor, symbolic meaning of love or potential health benefits? Dr. Judith Rodriguez, a nutrition professor and chair of the Department of Nutrition ...
Why dark chocolate is good for your heart
Feb 27, 2014
It might seem too good to be true, but dark chocolate is good for you and scientists now know why. Dark chocolate helps restore flexibility to arteries while also preventing white blood cells from sticking to the walls of ...
Research reveals high salt levels in biscuits
Jun 05, 2013
They may appear to be a sweet treat, but a new study from researchers at Queen Mary, University of London, has revealed the high level of salt in many biscuits.
Study shows how dark chocolate may be good for our health—particularly if you are male
Dec 24, 2012
(Medical Xpress)—Cocoa-rich dark chocolate might help protect against heart disease and stroke, but probably more so if you are a man.
Beyond apples: A serving a day of dark chocolate might keep the doctor away
Apr 24, 2012
Chocolate, considered by some to be the "food of the gods," has been part of the human diet for at least 4,000 years; its origin thought to be in the region surrounding the Amazon basin. Introduced to the Western world by ...