Cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, constipation, and diarrhea are some of the common and uncomfortable symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Unfortunately, no one has yet discovered a specific cause for IBS, but there are many factors that are... Read more
Whether you prefer a gooey chocolate truffle or a mug of hot cocoa, chocolate is the number one indulgence for most of us—especially on Valentine’s Day. But this indulgence comes at a price, right? After all, isn’t chocolate bad for... Read more
Caffeine: Most of us can't get through the day without it. Whether brewing a fresh pot of coffee in the morning, enjoying lunch with a refreshing can of cola, or recharging in the afternoon with an energy drink, we have many routines and food rit... Read more
A 2006 study suggests that drinking coffee just before a workout might not be the best idea. The Journal of the American College of Cardiology reports that the amount of caffeine in just two cups of coffee limits the body's ability to increase bl... Read more
Often described as an intense throbbing or pulsing in one specific area of the head, a migraine headache is a condition that can't--and shouldn't--be ignored. This severe headache can last for a few hours or up to several days. People who suf... Read more
18 Honestly this is a problem only at a certain time of the month.....you know what I'm saying! How do you curb your pure unadulterated love for the chocolate! The bar, the truffles, the mint thins, the pudding, the milk, syrup, heck I'll even melt... Read more
The news report just had a story on about the price of chocolate and coco beans going up, and the large demand for it now, well duh it's almost Halloween here in the states. So my question is are you a chocolate lover or no?
I love chocolate... Read more
Which do you prefer? Instant such as Swiss Miss- Skim milk with a little Hershey syrup, they now have Dark chocolate, Or do you make your own using Coco? I'm finding the Swiss Miss diet is tasting more salty and does no completely disolve in hot w... Read more
Chocolate can elevate your energy levels. It has been said that Chocolate can improve anemia, awaken the appetite, aid in digestion, improve longevity, & even increase sexual appetite. Hey, give your man some chocolate!!! Chocolate does contain sugar... Read more
If your goal is to decrease and/or eliminate the caffeine in coffee, try easing into that goal with part decaf and part regular coffee. I use high quality (bold) decaf with half mild regular coffee. That way I get some caffeine and avoid caffeine wit... Read more
You enjoy a cup of coffee with your breakfast, a glass of tea in the afternoon, a sports drink as you recover from your workout and a few pieces of chocolate to sooth your sweet tooth after dinner. Nearly 80 percent of people around the world consume... Read more
Since I was a teenager, caffeine and I have had a tumultuous relationship. (I'm not the only one.)I started taking caffeine pills and drinking coffee (bottled Frappucinos, mostly) at 16. An overachiever, I was suffering from an eating disorder, a... Read more
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