Health

The Global Goals for Sustainable Development

Today, 193 world leaders will come together to commit to 17 Global Goals to achieve three extraordinary things in the next 15 years.  End…

Semple Magazine Issue 1 interviews Chantal

How important is healthy, fairly traded chocolate to the Rococo business? It is key to our business, which is about human relationships. In fact…

News from The World of Chocolate: All treats are not created equal

All treats are not created equal Chocolate and sport may never make easy bedfellows. However, eaten in moderation, some indulgences are certainly better for…

Cocoa may help diabetes as well as heart failure

Patients with advanced heart failure and type 2 diabetes showed improvement after three months of consuming epicatechin-enriched cocoa, U.S. researchers said. Dr. Francisco J….

Dark chocolate ‘as good for your health as exercise’ – mirror.co.uk

DARK chocolate may be as good for health as exercise, say scientists. They have found it contains an ingredient that boosts muscles in a…

John Robbins: Chocolate’s Startling Health Benefits

There is in fact a growing body of credible scientific evidence that chocolate contains a host of heart-healthy and mood-enhancing phytochemicals, with benefits to…

Love House Design » Blog Archive » sweet heart

Rococo chocolates are so beautifully packaged that it almost seems a pity to undo all the lovely ribbons. But the  chocolates are far too…

Centuries of seeking chocolate’s medicinal benefits : The Lancet

Research into the health effects of cocoa—some of which is supported by chocolate manufacturers—has yielded much food for thought. Studies have been done, for…

Dark Chocolate & Cocoa are Good for Your Skin – Inside & Out: Part One

There are many fallacies facing the cocoa pod and it’s sinfully delicious off-springs.  Cocoa powder, unsweetened, is exceptionally good for you.  Chocolate, if the…