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Benefits Of Chocolate Includes More Nobel Laureates
2012-10-11 12:56:09

[ Watch the Video: Chocolate-Eating Countries Have More Nobel Prize Winners ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online New research from the New England Journal of medicine suggests that Cathy (from the comic strip “Cathy”) could one day win the next Nobel prize. Certain plant-based foods, such as green tea, fruits and, oh yes, chocolate and red wine have already been shown to improve cognitive function and even stave off the risk of dementia. The...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.