8 Interesting Facts About Chocolate

posted Mar 2, 2014, 6:49 PM by Unknown user   [ updated Mar 2, 2014, 6:49 PM by Unknown user ]
For all you chocolate lovers out there, here are 8 interesting facts you probably didn't know about this immensely craved food product:
  1. The smell of chocolate increases theta brain waves with triggers relaxation
  2. White chocolate isn't actually chocolate since it contains no cocoa base or liquor
  3. It takes approximately 400 cocoa beans to produce 1 pound of chocolate
  4. Every second Americans consume approximately 100 pounds of chocolate
  5. The worlds largest chocolate bar weighed in 5792 Kg (Think about how many cocoa beans must be used to produce that much)
  6. There are potato chips dipped in milk chocolate, thanks to Lays
  7. Eating dark chocolate daily reduces the risks of having heart disease by 1/3
  8. Chocolate has an anti bacterial effect on the mouth and protects against tooth decay