3 Chocolate Myths

Having second thoughts about popping that chocolate in your mouth? Here are 3 myths about chocolate debunked!
by Grace Fernandez   |  Apr 28, 2010
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  1. Myth: Chocolate causes zits.
    Fact: Contrary to popular belief, there's no scientific proof that pimples are related to chocolate consumption!
  2. Myth: Chocolate causes cavities.
    Fact: Although chocolate has high sugar content, it also contains minerals that inhibit the growth of tooth decay.
  3. Myth: Chocolate is not nutritious.
    Fact: Chocolate is a good source of folic acid, copper, and magnesium. It contains antioxidants that help protect the body against the damaging effects caused by stress, pollution, and processed foods.
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