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How I fooled Millions
Slim by Chocolate!” the headlines blared. A team of German researchers had found that people on a low-carb diet lost weight 10 percent faster if they ate a chocolate bar every day. (From the article)
In the Journals: Cocoa reduces inflammation associated with heart disease
In this report of a cocoa study recently in the journals, Harvard Medical school gives an accurate description of the strengths and limitations of study as well as some considerations for the reader.
Monagas, M., Khan, N., Andres-Lacueva, C., Casas, R., Urpí-Sardà, M., Llorach, R., ... & Estruch, R. (2009). Effect of cocoa powder on the modulation of inflammatory biomarkers in patients at high risk of cardiovascular disease–. The American journal of c