Platelet function can be affected by several medications but also by compounds from various foods. Some found in fruit, vegetables, herbs, spices, teas and wines have been linked to improved platelet function. However, compounds called flavanols which are found in cocoa appear to produce the most consistent beneficial effects on platelet function. Until now the number of studies looking at the effects of flavanols on platelet function has been limited.
Did you know that Dark Chocolate for men can help prevent heart disease and stoke? Cardiovascular disease (CVD) – diseases of the heart and circulatory system – is one of the biggest killers in the industrial world, accounting for more deaths each year than any other disease in Europe and America.
Start putting a little dark chocolate in your diet it can’t hurt just don’t get the real dark chocolate cause that stuff sucks.