Hot chocolate is a delightful drink for your kids and the kid in you. It is made with pure Cacao which has an antioxidant effect and flavonoids that helps lower blood pressure and improves heart health. Packed with Coconut sugar, a natural healthy sweetener with vitamins, minerals and amino acids, this drink will definitely make your heart happy!
Cacao or Cocoa? There is a little confusion about these words. Cacao refers to the tree that bears the seeds which makes the cocoa or the chocolate. We have been enjoying the chocolate as we a confectionery but we only know a little about the health benefits. We are refering to Organic Cacao and Cocoa.
It has more antioxidant property when cacao is heated, treats internal hemorrhages; treats albumin in the urine and diabetes, helps body process nitric oxide, which can improve blood flow, helps lower blood pressure and improves health of the heart; helps prevent platelets in one’s blood from forming clots and drinking hot chocolate can help improve concentration.
Drinkable chocolate has been used for years to treat ailments and maladies. When chocolate made its way to France in the 17th century, it was used "to fight against fits of anger and bad moods.” Which wasn’t just the French being French, it was truly insightful, given that modern research has discovered that chocolate reduces levels of stress hormones in the bodies of people feeling highly freaked out.
Research continues to show us that antioxidants help prevent cancer, heart disease, age-related macular degeneration and aging in general because they fight free radicals in the body. The trendy so-called super foods are the ones bursting with antioxidants — acai, goji berries, blueberries and pomegranate have become the super-food darlings. But antioxidants come in surprising forms too, like in vehicles once considered more vice than health food, such as coffee, red wine, and yes, chocolate. Which is one of the areas where chocolate, especially in the form of hot cocoa, shines?
The active ingredient in Turmeric or Luyang Dilaw is Curcumin - a potent anti-inflammatory agent that increases the antioxidant capacity of the body. Tumeric has been used for over 2500 years in India, where it was most likely first used as a dye.
The medicinal properties of this spice have been slowly revealing themselves over the centuries. Long known for its anti-inflammatory properties, recent research has revealed that turmeric is a natural wonder, proving beneficial in the treatment of many different health conditions from cancer to Alzheimer's disease.
Here are some of the health benefits of turmeric:
Now comes the tricky part. Commercial instant hot cocoa mixes are often more of an artificial monstrosity that may eradicate any good the cocoa may have to offer. One of the most popular mixes, for example, lists cocoa fifth on the list of ingredients, beneath the higher-level ingredients of sugar, corn syrup and a medley of vegetable oils.
Lao Integrated Farms, Inc., however, preserves the good benefits of cocoa in our Hot Chocolate. We use seeds from organically grown cacao trees from our own farm. It is 100% Organic and 100% Natural with NO ARTIFICIAL PRESERVATIVES ADDED. Making the Hot Chocolate we produce maintain the health benefits it posses.Source « Products List
Hot chocolate is a delightful drink for your kids and the kid in you. It is made with pure Cacao which has an antioxidant effect and flavonoids that helps lower blood pressure and improves heart health. Packed with Coconut sugar, a natural healthy sweetener with vitamins, minerals and amino acids, this drink will definitely make your heart happy!Product Alternate Name/s: Hot Chocolate