Cocoa Beans EffectsCategory: Blog
Cocoa beans are the main material for making chocolate. Inthe processing making chocolate, the plant need cocoa bean skin peeler, roasting machine and grinding machine etc..Recent studies have found that cocoa beans contain catechins (or polyphenols of flavanols) that are particularly beneficial to human health, and many chocolate producers are trying to take advantage of this feature. But in fact, cocoa beans also contain some other beneficial ingredients, but also to promote the role of health.
1. Flavanols are a subset of natural compounds, also known as flavonoids, which can be found in many plants. Studies have confirmed that polyphenols have antioxidant properties, cocoa beans contain such ingredients, to promote blood circulation is very good. Some researchers believe that cocoa contains flavonols have a certain impact on blood pressure, it can increase blood flow, reduce systolic and diastolic blood pressure readings.
2. Cocoa beans contain a variety of flavanols, which have the effect of reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease. This compound can be found in unprocessed cocoa beans and some processed cocoa products. This is also the reason why nutritionists think that eating chocolate can reduce inflammation.
3. Cocoa beans also contain a lot of magnesium, it is also known as the heart health food. Magnesium plays an important role in reducing low density fat white in the body.