The linked study concludes that "a cocoa-enriched diet in young rats produces an immunomodulatory effect that prevents anti-allergen IgE synthesis, suggesting a potential role for cocoa flavonoids in the prevention or treatment of allergic diseases." http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22342543 #allergies #foodasmedicine
Study: "having a high score on an index of combined healthy behaviours reduces the risk of developing breast cancer among postmenopausal women." http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25379993 #breastcancer #prevention #womenshealth
Perfect homemade granola bars--this blogger recently revamped this recipe and they are perfect. They stick together, don't crumble, but they are not bricks--perfectly chewy, lightly sweet texture. I subbed in coconut oil to make them dairy free.
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Combining almonds and chocolate was one of my many culinary dreams last fall. This combination of cocoa, nuts, and coconut is sure to please everyone. Use for easy snacks, desserts, or breakfasts. Relish this crunchy, grain-free, gluten-free, dairy-free delight, and/or enjoy gifting to others! | TraditionalCookingSchool.com