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    Latest News
    New Study Adds to Body of Data on the Heart Health Benefits of Cocoa Flavanols and Procyanidins
    American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (AJCN) , Oct 24, 2018
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    Our Vision
    To harness the power of flavanols and potentially develop healthy products that support cardiovascular health.
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    New Study Underway:
    World's Largest Dietary Investigation Study
    of Cocoa Flavanols Investigates Long-Term
    Cardiovascular Health Benefits
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    New research shows a role for cocoa flavanols
    in age-related vascular function

    FLAVIOLA Study Results
    British Journal of Nutrition, September 9, 2015
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    Latest News
    Going beyond essential nutrients
    The role of bioactives in assessing the impact of food on health
    Nature Scientific Reports, July 1, 2016

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Mar 15, 2016

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Mar 08, 2016

New Film Series Emphasizes Vital Role of Good Nutrition for Healthy...

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Mar 07, 2016

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Feb 25, 2016

Age related memory decline reversed by cocoa.

...high-flavanol diet (900 mg of flavanols a day) or a low-flavanol diet (10 mg of flavanols a day) ... those who consumed the high-cocoa-flavanol drink,” said lead author Adam M. Brickman, PhD...
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Feb 01, 2016

Could Cocoa Flavanols Improve Heart Health?

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Jan 12, 2016

Flavanols may lower blood pressure, cholesterol in healthy people

...two flavanol drinks a day may lower blood pressure and cholesterol. Flavanols are found in cocoa ... Mars, which contained flavanols extracted from fresh cocoa beans. In the study, 105 healthy people...
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Dec 26, 2015

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