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Which is Better: Chocolate or Kissing?

A recent neurophysiological study has found that at the point chocolate melts in the mouth, all regions of the brain receive a boost far more intense and longer lasting than the excitement produced by kissing a loved one. We all know the health benefits of eating dark chocolate but this extends into pure enjoyment.


The reasoning was this: Chocolate contains a number of substances that give 'natural highs,' including phenylethylamine, which is produced by the body when people are in love, and theobromine. I am not sure I am convinced as being covered with electrodes while being monitored by men in white lab coats (as the participants were) hardly screams romance, however I am curious what you think...

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sinsational sinsational 9 years
Kiiisiiing!
krisua krisua 9 years
Kissing is calorie-free...
lady-T lady-T 9 years
kissing! :)
juiceejuice juiceejuice 9 years
KISSING! but that's just cause I'm wierd and I don't like chocolate
sanD13 sanD13 9 years
both put me in a good mood but i voted for kisses only bc they're fat free
mandiesoh mandiesoh 9 years
hehe i voted chocolates! less effort & more satisfaction! :p plus, i can totally do it when im alone. LOL!
SU3 SU3 9 years
Definitely kissing the boyfriend :KISS: ...and my doggies too of course! :)
sailing-chick sailing-chick 9 years
hmmm...kissing is way better especially when your in love with the person your kissing although don't tell my boyfriend cos I LOVE chocolate too!!
jendudley jendudley 9 years
I agree....it depends on who you are kissing!!!
amandaaa amandaaa 9 years
kisses won't make me fat, so i'll go with kisses! unless...it's white chocolate...
rubialala rubialala 9 years
Mmm, kissing is way better! :KISS:
Butrfly4404 Butrfly4404 9 years
designr, wiggle, beemoney...me too. We're to the point where if someone's not leaving a simple kiss means "Take me right now, I dont' care if I'm in the middle of something!" Chocolate is just sweet chocolate.
Oread Oread 9 years
Smoochin', without a doubt! :kiss:
BeeMoney BeeMoney 9 years
I'm married too.... and that is all I will say ;)
wiggle wiggle 9 years
DesignRchic, I am with you on that one. Chocolate and don't tell the husband.
christinafry christinafry 9 years
Lindt milk chocolate truffles... mmm, mmm, mmmmmm!!! My sis and I used to call it the orgasm chocolate, cuz we think it's better than an orgasm (only jokingly of course, but it's some dang good chocolates!!!)
Daylyn Daylyn 9 years
Kissing for sure. Nothing makes me happier then kissing my man! :)
DesignRchic DesignRchic 9 years
My husband would KILL me if he read this but for me, it's chocolate. It comes in all kinds of types, tastes, forms, textures :DROOL:
Fancy04 Fancy04 9 years
Kissing 4 sure.
ccsugar ccsugar 9 years
Kissing! I can get chocolate anytime I want from the vending machine at work, but I'm single and don't get kisses much. :( Hmm, how about a kissing vending machine?? Eww.
cg2003 cg2003 9 years
i think it depends on who you are kissing..i LOVE my boyfriend's kisses and they are fat free! :)
bluejeanie bluejeanie 9 years
i can't choose between kissing and chocolate...i like chocolate kisses! :p
StefaPie StefaPie 9 years
I think i'm tainted from being in a long term relationship, because there are these truffles from this little bakery/sweet shop that i'd go for before kissing my hunny.
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