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Additional ABC Cocoa/Chocolate resources
Chocolate Consumption is Associated with Lower Cardiac Mortality after Acute Myocardial Infarction. HC# 090192-391, 12/31/2009.
Daily Dark Chocolate Consumption Modifies the Metabolism of Healthy Humans. HC# 110191-389, 11/30/2009.
Summary of the Cardiovascular Effects of Cocoa Consumption. HC# 050195-384, 9/15/2008.
Effects of Dark Chocolate Consumption on Anti-inflammatory Marker in Healthy Italians. HC# 100181-363,
Cocoa and Dark Chocolate Consumption Improves Endothelial Function in Healthy Adults. HC# 080181-359, 8/31/2008.
Regular Consumption of Dark Chocolate May Benefit Cardiovascular Health. HC# 45259-352, 5/15/2008.
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