5 ways chocolate is good for women

Don't feel guilty about indulging in that square of chocolate. Here's how chocolate is good for women
Slide 1 of 6
It may reduce pain - 5 ways chocolate is good for women Images: Thinkstock

It may reduce pain

A recent study published in the Journal of Neuroscience found that rats don’t respond as quickly to pain while they’re eating chocolate. While this might explain why nothing in the world could drag you away from your chocolate, the study’s researchers say this pain-killing effect could be detrimental to humans as it could contribute to obesity. So remember to enjoy chocolate’s soothing properties in moderation.

Average: 3.3 (16 votes)

Sympatico Omniture Tag

Ad Tag bigbox

Contests

Shop Best Health

Contests

View all »
Shop Best Health
Best Health Editors

Best Health Editors' Picks

Our editors have made their picks for their favorite products of 2014! What are yours? Tell us for a chance to win!

Best Health Challenge 2014

Best Health Challenge 2014

Enter for a chance to win a monthly prize pack from our Challenge sponsors.

Share your Tips and you could WIN!

Share your Tips and you could WIN!

Enter to win one of three (3) SISU Kids Prize Packs!

Sign-up and you could WIN!

Sign-up and you could WIN!

Enter to win one of three (3) Neutrogena Prize Packs!

WIN THE BEST!

WIN THE BEST!

Enter for your chance to be 1 of 4 lucky readers to WIN over $180 in amazing prizes.

Recipe Search 2

Healthy recipe search

nbsp;


  • readersdigest
  • selection
  • besthealthmag
  • plaisirssante
  • ourcanada
  • moreourcanada
  • tasteofhome