Fun Fact Friday! Can Eating Dark Chocolate Make Happy Babies? Posted on 23 Oct 17:33 , 0 comments
Possibly! Dark chocolate has been shown to correct imbalances in the body related to stress and may significantly reduce levels of stress hormones. Women who ate dark chocolate during pregnancy reported that they were better able to handle stress than those who avoided dark chocolate. One Finnish study claimed happier babies of moms who ate dark chocolate during pregnancy. Could dark chocolate mean less crying?
Hmmm…wouldn't that be nice ;) Eat Up Mamas!
(ps. bonus fact: dark chocolate may also help to reduce high blood pressure during pregnancy)