Reduces Stress - The polyphenols in dark chocolate curb the body;s output of two key stress hormones (cortisol and catecholamines), say Swiss researcher. This help prevent the high blood pressure, racing heart rate, and shallow breathing that lead to feelings of anxiety and unease.
Revs Energy - Preliminary research suggest that regular consumption of cocoa can improve physical endurance by 50percent. The reason: Compounds in cocoa rev activity of mitochondria (energy engines in cells), which improves cells' ability to convert glucose into fuel.
NOW HERE ARE SOME MORE HINTS!
You can use a toaster to grill cheese!
You can die your own buttons.
You can mail any object that you can affix a stamp to - if it is 13 ounces or less!
Marshmallows for a sore throat - the kids will like that.
And thank you Monica at The Chicken Wrangler for your help!
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