Posts Tagged "valentines day"

Cheat on fruits, try chocolate on Valentine’s Day instead

Posted on Feb 14, 2011 in Uncategorized

By Reesha Brown Published on: Wednesday, February 9, 2011 Modified on: Wednesday, February 9, 2011 13Share If given a choice between fruit and chocolate, most people prefer the latter because it’s delicious and has been proven to be rich in antioxidants — which means there’s no reason to feel guilty when you open that heart-shaped box from your Valentine. Photos.comA chocolate romance may be the healthiest relationship you’ll ever have. With studies consistently proving the health benefits chocolate has on the body, it’s no wonder why some lovers insist on curling up to a box of chocolaty...

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Healthy Love Life Leads to Well-Being

Posted on Feb 14, 2009 in Health & Wellness

By Robin Wallace The urge to merge. The search for a soul mate. Be it hearts and minds, bodies or souls, the desire of humans to connect with each other may be the most basic of instincts, the mating ritual, mankind’s most primal. But while anthropologists have long known that the complex combination of biological and evolutionary factors that drive humans to couple and reproduce ensures the well-being of the species, decades of research into human sexuality, brain chemistry, mental health, longevity -even the nutritional value of wine and chocolate – have increasingly shown that...

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