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4 Articles with Chocolate
& Diabetes Mellitus: Type 2 Research

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Pubmed Data : BMJ. 2011 ;343:d4488. Epub 2011 Aug 26. PMID: 21875885
Study Type : Meta Analysis
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Pubmed Data : Leuk Res. 2009 Jun;33(6):823-8. Epub 2008 Nov 17. PMID: 18510961
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Mol Nutr Food Res. 2015 Apr ;59(4):597-609. Epub 2015 Feb 23. PMID: 25594685
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Substances : Cocoa
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants, Hepatoprotective
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Pubmed Data : Curr Pharm Des. 2015 Nov 24. Epub 2015 Nov 24. PMID: 26601968
Study Type : Review
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Additional Keywords : Risk Reduction

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96 Diseases Researched for Chocolate
NameACCKFocus
Cardiovascular Diseases10141Locked
Hypertension681Locked
Insulin Resistance352Locked
Coronary Artery Disease340Locked
Endothelial Dysfunction440Locked
Insulin: Elevated140Locked
Diabetes Mellitus: Type 2432Locked
Stroke331Locked
Cardiovascular Disease: Prevention230Locked
Pre-Eclampsia230Locked
Glaucoma221Locked
Blood Sugar Problems120Locked
Cholesterol: LDL/HDL ratio220Locked
Cognitive Decline/Dysfunction220Locked
HDL: Low220Locked
Heart Disease: Ischemic120Locked
Heart Failure120Locked
Metabolic Syndrome X120Locked
Myocardial Infarction120Locked
Myocardial Infarction: Prevention120Locked
Ocular Hypertension120Locked
Overweight 220Locked
Stress220Locked
Wrinkles418Locked
Inflammation313Locked
Obesity212Locked
Depression211Locked
Heart Attack211Locked
Abdominal Obesity (Midsection Fat)110Locked
Arteriosclerosis110Locked
Calcification: Arterial110Locked
Cardiac Mortality 110Locked
Catecholamines: Elevated110Locked
Cholesterol: Oxidation110Locked
Cirrhosis110Locked
Cortisol: High110Locked
Diabetes Mellitus: Type 1110Locked
Diabetes: Cardiovascular Illness110Locked
Diabetes: Vascular Dysfunction110Locked
Dysbiosis110Locked
Gestational Diabetes110Locked
Hypertension: Portal110Locked
Influenza A110Locked
Influenza B 110Locked
Memory Disorders: Sleep Deprivation Induced110Locked
Normal weight obese (NWO) syndrome 110Locked
Postmenopausal Disorders110Locked
Skin Diseases: Photo-Aging110Locked
Steptococcus Mutans Infections110Locked
Sunburn110Locked
Oxidative Stress35Locked
Aging14Locked
Colorectal Cancer: Prevention 24Locked
Heavy Metal Toxicity14Locked
Hyperlipidemia24Locked
Aging Skin23Locked
Cancers: All33Locked
Lung Cancer23Locked
Alzheimer's Disease22Locked
Androgen-Induced Diseases12Locked
Athletic Performance12Locked
Autoimmune Diseases12Locked
Colitis12Locked
Colorectal Cancer12Locked
Dysbiosis: Bifidobacteria Deficiency12Locked
Dyslipidemias12Locked
High Cholesterol12Locked
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases12Locked
Kidney Damage: Chemically-Induced12Locked
Liver Steatosis12Locked
Lymphoma12Locked
Myocarditis: Autoimmune12Locked
Periodontitis12Locked
Prostate Cancer12Locked
Prostatic Hyperplasia: Benign12Locked
Testosterone-Induced12Locked
Triglycerides: Elevated12Locked
Ultraviolet Radiation Induced Damage12Locked
Atrial Fibrillation11Locked
Bacillus subtilis infections11Locked
Breast Cancer11Locked
Cardiac Arrhythmias11Locked
Cardiac Hypertrophy11Locked
Endocannabinoid System11Locked
Fungal Infection11Locked
High Sugar Diet11Locked
Klebsiella Infections11Locked
Lipopolysaccharide-Induced Toxicity11Locked
Lung Cancer: Prevention11Locked
Neurodegenerative Diseases11Locked
Pseudomonas aeruginosa11Locked
Salmonella Infections11Locked
Staphylococcus aureus infection11Locked
Staphylococcus epidermidis11Locked
Cataract10Locked
Diabetes: Cataract10Locked
41 Pharmacological Actions Researched for Chocolate

Chocolate-Related Blogs

Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
There are many things that drive cancer. Poor diet, chemical and radiation exposures, and certain infections, figure prominently in the process. Stress, however, is a major contributing factor that is often ignored. New research, however, sheds light on how stress hormones make cancer cell resistant to multiple treatments.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
Cholesterol-lowering drugs have been known to hit men 'below the belt' for years, contributing both to erectile dysfunction and low testosterone. Now, new research reveals they actually damage men's testicles and sperm.
Valentine's Day, the holiday traditionally associated with love, is most notably celebrated with chocolate. For the true chocoholic, just thinking about chocolate can evoke pleasure, though the body's physical response is likely due to one or more of the cacao bean's more than 380 known chemicals
We’ve all heard this from a despairing dieter: “Just thinking about dessert (or pasta or bread or chocolate) makes me fat!” You may have said it yourself. But could it actually be true?
Attention chocolate lovers. Here’s another good reason to indulge your chocolate addiction every day WITHOUT the guilt.
Ask most women and they'll tell you that a good dose of chocolate really takes the edge off. It’s not a joke. Science confirms that eating dark chocolate helps relieve emotional stress and also lowers blood pressure.
Green tea may well be the healthiest drink on the planet. Now researchers have discovered one of its active compounds disrupts cancer cell metabolism.
Did you stop drinking chocolate milk sometime around middle school? Well, here's a reason for grownups to indulge in this childhood treat. Chocolate milk is heart healthy.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
With the cholesterol-lowering class of drugs known as statins being widely promoted for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease, despite their having over 300 documented adverse health effects (including heart failure!), how does chocolate sound as a viable, heart-friendly alternative?
Yes, dark chocolate is heart healthy. But it can also improve your exercise performance.
Do you have histamine intolerance symptoms? The GAPS Protocol may be the detoxification, supplement and lifestyle program and diet you may need.
For more than 50 years many dermatologists have been denying the link between diet and acne. Researchers are finally starting to recognize nutrition as an important player in acne treatment.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
Chocolate 'makes you fat' and 'clogs your arteries,' right? Not so, according to a new study using 3 ounces of dark chocolate a day for one week.
People diagnosed with “metabolic syndrome” will likely be advised to lose weight. To many that means no more sweets, especially chocolate. But Australian researchers think a daily dose of dark chocolate may be just what the doctor should order. It might well reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke in these high risk patients.
Written by Tracy Kolenchuk
Are you buying placebos at your local pharmacy? Do you know about these unhealthy placebos that only make you "feel better?"
Written by Capt. Randall
Spot this valuable class of antioxidants in common foods and spices...Unravel the riddle of polyphenols.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
Aging is considered an inevitable and irreversible process, but remarkable research indicates that you can reverse your biological age by over a decade in a matter of months by doing the following...
Need to do something important this afternoon? Don’t take any chances – eat chocolate first.
According to the ancient Greeks, the apple represented abundance and fertility. Brides ate an apple on the wedding night to ensure sexual desire and fertility. You might think that’s all a silly superstition. Science might disagree.
When the wintry flu season strikes do you crave a comforting cup of hot cocoa? It could be your body’s innate wisdom at work.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
Chocolate is clearly one of the most enjoyed foods on the planet, and has one of the oldest documented histories of use going back to 1100 BC. And yet, many still harbor guilt about consuming it because they associate it with "candy," having never been exposed to the growing body of research indicating it may actually be closer to a "medicine."
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
A new observational study confirms that chocolate has fat-busting properties, making it both a delicious and highly medicinal treat.

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