Women blame chocolate cravings on their menstrual cycle...but scientists reveal it's a myth and women simply use it as an excuse to indulge in a 'taboo' food!



Many women blame their cravings for chocolate on 'the time of the month'.
But it may have more to do with your culture than your physical causes, say experts.
One third of US women report having cravings for the sweet treat that increase in frequency and intensity around the onset of menstruation, a study has shown.  
But only about 17 percent of females born in one of 25 other countries linked chocolate craving to their monthly cycle.
'Menstrual chocolate cravings may be a culture-bound construct,' said study lead author Julia Hormes, a psychologist at the University at Albany, State... read more

 
31 August 2017 in Health, Views: 50
Source: Daily Mail
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