Chocolate is a preparation made from the fruit of the cacao tree and used as a flavoring and as an ingredient of beverages and various kinds of confectionery. Today it is used in sweet meats and chocolate candies and the chocolates that we bite to relish its sweet and flavor content. It is also considered to be a valid valentine gift for someone you love. But interestingly the sweeter and better part is that it is heart friendly and can keep cancer away and strokes at bay.
Well digging your teeth into your favorite chocolate bar could save you from high blood pressure, occurrence of cancer and lessens the chances of heart attack or disease. It is perhaps a chemical found in the chocolates that could keep a number of diseases at bay. ‘Epicatechin’ a compound which occurs naturally in cocoa beans could prove as important as a medicine. People whose diet is exceptionally rich in cocoa have much lower rates of cancer, heart disease and strokes, the biggest killers in modern world. So eat lots of chocolates if sweet doesn’t worries you at all!