Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Four Strange Facts about Chocolate

Chocolate is one of the tasty snacks are easy to find in anywhere in the world. Along with the times, facts about chocolate the more widely known.

However, chocolate also has four odd facts. Check out the full review, as reported from Thefw, Thursday (08/06/2015).

Chocolate can make happy

There are many chemicals are combined and occur naturally in chocolate. Chocolate is apparently also can affect mood. There is content related to feelings and love. Such as tryptophan, which can make happy.

Tryptophan is affecting the level of endorphins in the human brain and increases the production of serotonin, which leads to feelings of pleasure

The Aztecs and the Maya used cocoa beans as currency

The Aztecs and Maya believed that chocolate is the food of the gods. King of the Aztec and Maya often drink a cup of hot chocolate on a regular basis, and cocoa beans used as currency. They often exchange of cocoa beans with the goods or services.

Chocolate can damage the teeth that are not true

You might think chocolate is full of sugar or artificial sweeteners, so it is not good for dental health. In fact, not the case, even chocolate can help prevent tooth decay

Some chemicals may proceed naturally in cocoa beans to fight harmful bacteria in the mouth. Chocolate like this capability can be used by adding to toothpaste and mouthwash. Of course, the type of chocolate used is not the chocolate that has been mixed with sugar or milk.

USA country's largest chocolate consumption

According to the data, the United States is a country that consume nearly half the chocolate production all over the world. While Europe, approximately 40 per cent. (Yac)

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