Choco­late can help ease PMS?

Woman (UK) - - Health News -

FALSE: ‘a crav­ing for choco­late is of­ten caused by higher lev­els of hor­mones,’ says Dr mark Street, a GP with a pri­vate prac­tice at Spire Park­way Hos­pi­tal in Soli­hull. ‘But choco­late con­tains large amounts of theo­bromine, an al­ka­loid and mild stim­u­lant that can ac­tu­ally ac­cen­tu­ate men­strual pain and dis­com­fort.’

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