Phillip Minton M.D.

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Negative Side Effects of Chocolate

In allergies, chocolate, diabetes on June 26, 2011 at 10:58 am

Chocolate is getting a lot of good press these days. But what of the downside? Are there any harmful negative side effects of chocolate consumption? Yes.

Some concerns regarding chocolate consumption include: Keep reading


Chocolate Allergies

In allergies, chocolate on June 21, 2011 at 10:21 am

Are you allergic to chocolate? If you think so, you need to look into it, because it is very rare to be allergic to the main ingredient in healthy chocolate – the cocoa powder itself. Much more commonly, people are actually allergic to additives to the cocoa such as dairy, emulsifiers and nuts. Keep reading…