Saturday, December 31, 2016
New Year's Resolution: get more done...with chocolate?
A New Year's Good Housekeeping Magazine tip:
“Feed your brain more chocolate. Break into a bar of chocolate, then take over the world. A nip of it boosts your short-term productivity by 12%, according to a study in the Journal of Labor Economics. 'Chocolate makes people happier, and happy people may be less distracted by worry, so they get more done,' theorizes lead researcher Andrew Oswald, Ph.D, professor of economics and behavioral science at the university of Warwick in England."
Of course, chocolate probably isn't the only thing that makes you happier and more productive. But I'm always inclined to believe the science that shows off the benefits of chocolate!
Good Housekeeping, Jan 2017, Pg 94
Posted by Loralee at 4:46 PM