Chocolate and Health

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Psychological Drivers of Chocolate Consumption

  • Enrico MolinariAffiliated withDepartment of Psychology, Cattolica University Email author 
  • , Edward Callus

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“Chocolate is cheaper than therapy, and the appointment is not necessary” this quote which came from an unknown person, gives an idea of some of the properties associated with chocolate; it gives instant pleasure, it is considered one of the favorite foods consumed during “comfort eating” and it is also one of the most craved foods [1]–[4].