A Virginia Tech scientist conducted a long-term research study that found a specific antioxidant in cocoa can dramatically increase the body’s ability to fight many modern-day ailments such as obesity, type 2 diabetes, and heart disease.
Link: Audio: A Touch of Tech - Fighting Obesity with Cocoa? (MP3 | 856KB)
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