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The Biology and Psychology of Chocolate Craving

ABSTRACT A parsimonious explanation is that the attractiveness of chocolate reflects its taste and mouth-feel, leading to endorphin release. There is no convincing evidence that there are substances in chocolate that act directly on...

Saffron: Lifting Your Spirit – Mother Nature’s Prozac

Saffron is the world’s most expensive—and exquisite—spice. Its golden-red threads—as brilliant as a summer sunset—are worth their weight in gold. Well, almost. A pound of dried saffron goes for about $5,000, about 25 percent...