The health benefits of chocolate seem to be coming up a lot lately, probably due to the new product from Dove called CocoaVia, which is marketed as a heart healthy delight. I tried digging up the most professional sources of info on this subject, but as we all know, health professionals can disagree and studies can contradict one another.
Dark Chocolate is Good For You
It's the flavanoids!
Chocolate can be good or bad for you
Jane Russell gives you good and bad news. High antioxidents in chocolate are good, but Stearic Acid might be bad for you. Chocolate induces acid reflux for some people, and the high fat content can give you indigestion. Not to mention all those caffeine problems