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In Defense Of Milk Chocolate, The Underdog Of The Chocolate World

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 07.28.2014 | Taste

We know you're all about dark chocolate, but here's why it's time to revisit milk.

Tastes Great, Keeps You Healthy: What's Not to Like About National Chocolate Day?

Ellen Dolgen | Posted 07.07.2014 | Fifty
Ellen Dolgen

If you're looking for any excuse to indulge in chocolate without feeling post-pleasure guilt: you're in luck! July 7th is National Chocolate Day.

5 Daily Habits to Help Blast Belly Fat Right Now

David Zinczenko | Posted 08.12.2014 | Healthy Living
David Zinczenko

America still has a major weight problem, and now, it turns out, there are different types of belly fat to worry about -- one of which you can't even see. The distinction is important.

17 Reasons You Should Eat Chocolate Every Day

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 04.10.2014 | Taste

In case you needed another excuse to eat chocolate, we've got 17 for you.

Why Is Dark Chocolate So Healthy?

Newser | Posted 03.24.2014 | Weird News

You've probably heard about the highly convenient health benefits of dark chocolate. As io9 points out, the stuff is good for your heart, your brain, ...

How The World Feels About White Chocolate

Posted 03.06.2014 | Taste

Some countries just don't like chocolate all that much. (GASP!)

16 Reasons Chocolate Is Obviously Superior To Vanilla

Posted 03.03.2014 | Taste

It's practically science.

For the Love of Your Heart Eat These 4 Foods

Manuel Villacorta | Posted 04.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Manuel Villacorta

For this Valentine's Day, I would like to combine this concept of love and relationships with heart health. In other words, today is a day to love your heart. I want to introduce three delectable recipes for Valentines, using four of my favorite heart-healthy foods: avocados, walnuts, dark chocolate and kiwicha.

Why Dark Chocolate Is Good For You, From Ellie Krieger (VIDEO)

Posted 01.25.2014 | MarloThomas

When asked about the health benefits of eating chocolate, Ellie Krieger, nutritionist and author of Weeknight Wonders had some surprising information ...

Death by Chocolate: The Tragedy, Not the Dessert

Eliot Daley | Posted 02.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Eliot Daley

You know the scene: the cheery holiday house decorated with lights and greenery and candies and candles and people -- our house filled to overflow...

In Defence of Chocolate

Alejandra Ruani | Posted 02.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Alejandra Ruani

Do you love chocolate as much as I do? I've found that when I do my chocolate tasting thing and engage each of my five senses without any of the guilt, the experience is much more enjoyable. Are you willing to try and find out how much more enjoyable that feels?

7 New Chocolate Bars We're Crazy About

Posted 12.09.2013 | OWN

By Lynn Andriani As if chocolate alone weren't reason enough to tear these bars open, they also contain some of the tastiest mix-ins we've ever see...

The Sweetest Guy in Beverly Hills

Elsa Giannakoudaki | Posted 12.04.2013 | Food
Elsa Giannakoudaki

Jonathan Grahm will have you remarking, "what a sweet guy," and that's not only because he is at the helms of the historic Compartes Chocolatier, ...

The Amazing Things Chocolate Can Do For You

Posted 11.07.2013 | OWN

By Jena Pincott Katharine Hepburn reportedly said of herself, "What you see before you, my friend, is the result of a lifetime of chocolate.” Ins...

8 Reasons To Justify Giving Into Your Chocolate Cravings

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | Posted 11.02.2013 | Healthy Living

Sometimes it can seem like the only thing that will brighten your day is a piece of sweet, sweet chocolate. We've all been there. If you're looking fo...

Why Does Dark Chocolate Taste So Nasty?

Quora | Posted 09.24.2013 | Taste
Quora

It tastes nasty to you, because your palette requires a high level of sweetness to go with the chocolate flavor.

5 Guilt-Free Beauty Benefits Of Dark Chocolate

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 08.06.2013 | Style

If you believe eating dark chocolate is really bad for your skin, it's time to change the way you think. Indulging in the sweet treat won't make you b...

4 Health Foods That Ain't Fads

Jennifer Iserloh | Posted 09.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Iserloh

Just like every media darling, these foods are better when paired with equally-impressive partners. These pairs have real chemistry -- a sort of molecular magic happens and their healing antioxidants become more readily absorbed or become exponentially more potent.

How to Mindfully Eat Chocolate for Better Health

Julielynn Wong, M.D. | Posted 05.26.2013 | Healthy Living
Julielynn Wong, M.D.

Nutrition, medical and culinary experts share their tips on how to mindfully eat chocolate for greater enjoyment and better health.

The Faithful Shopper: Holiday Chocolate

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.18.2013 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

With Passover beginning on the 25th and Easter Sunday on the 31st, now is the time for my survey of the greatest indulgence of all -- chocolate! We've had a number of outstanding newcomers in recent months, which, added to some tried-and-true, make for a very sweet season!

The Top 5 Benefits Of Dark Chocolate For Post 50s

Posted 03.17.2013 | Fifty

Dark chocolate is good for your taste buds, it is good for Valentine’s Day romantics and it is especially good for the health of post 50s. The pa...

How I Quit Junk Food Cold Turkey

Maureen Anderson | Posted 02.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Maureen Anderson

Variety may be the spice of life, but it seems to be the undoing of eating well. It's much easier to call it good when the choices are limited. Subject someone to a buffet and there's a tendency to want to at least sample everything -- and to go back for seconds, and thirds, and fourths.

Health Benefits of Quality Cacao

Lilian Cheung, D.Sc., R.D. | Posted 01.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Lilian Cheung, D.Sc., R.D.

If the past is any indicator (and usually it is), deprivation is not a sustainable solution to the chocolate overdose. Instead, let's begin with a mental makeover: All chocolate is not inherently unhealthy.

Why Chocolate Makes You Smarter: It's Proven!

Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH | Posted 12.29.2012 | Science
Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH

People believe studies that confirm their suspicions. So here's a study that I think has to be true, even if the author wrote it a bit facetiously: According to a study in The New England Journal of Medicine, if you eat a lot of chocolate, you up your chances of getting a Nobel Prize.

53 Ways To Get Your Dark Chocolate Fix

Posted 10.21.2013 | Taste

Come over to the dark side.