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Chocolate for cough

If this seems spurious, try it anyway. What do you have to lose?

Chocolate as an remedy for cough

illustration of agent chocolate
London chocolate house c. 1708
 

Method

  • Eat some dark chocolate

Why chocolate works

Chocolate can feel good on a sore throat, if you let it melt. But all of that sugar? Enough people have found chocolate helpful, however, to inspire some limited medical research. Theobromine, a component of chocolate, has been demonstrated to relieve coughing.

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I love Chocolate.sounds good

I love Chocolate.sounds good to me.love it.

 

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