Skip Nav
Beginner Fitness Tips
Strength vs. Cardio — Here's How You Should Structure Your Workout
Beer
A Calorie Comparison of Your Favorite Beers
Glow
This Hydrating Smoothie Bowl Doubles as a Face Mask

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...

Source

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
sinsational sinsational 10 years
Kiiisiiing!
krisua krisua 10 years
Kissing is calorie-free...
lady-T lady-T 10 years
kissing! :)
juiceejuice juiceejuice 10 years
KISSING! but that's just cause I'm wierd and I don't like chocolate
sanD13 sanD13 10 years
both put me in a good mood but i voted for kisses only bc they're fat free
mandiesoh mandiesoh 10 years
hehe i voted chocolates! less effort & more satisfaction! :p plus, i can totally do it when im alone. LOL!
SU3 SU3 10 years
Definitely kissing the boyfriend :KISS: ...and my doggies too of course! :)
sailing-chick sailing-chick 10 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 10 years
I agree....it depends on who you are kissing!!!
amandaaa amandaaa 10 years
kisses won't make me fat, so i'll go with kisses! unless...it's white chocolate...
rubialala rubialala 10 years
Mmm, kissing is way better! :KISS:
Butrfly4404 Butrfly4404 10 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 10 years
Smoochin', without a doubt! :kiss:
BeeMoney BeeMoney 10 years
I'm married too.... and that is all I will say ;)
wiggle wiggle 10 years
DesignRchic, I am with you on that one. Chocolate and don't tell the husband.
christinafry christinafry 10 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 10 years
Kissing for sure. Nothing makes me happier then kissing my man! :)
DesignRchic DesignRchic 10 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 10 years
Kissing 4 sure.
ccsugar ccsugar 10 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 10 years
i think it depends on who you are kissing..i LOVE my boyfriend's kisses and they are fat free! :)
bluejeanie bluejeanie 10 years
i can't choose between kissing and chocolate...i like chocolate kisses! :p
StefaPie StefaPie 10 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.
Hotline Bling Cake
Holiday Baby Names
Grain-Free Chocolate Samoa Cupcake
Is It OK to Propose During a Wedding?
Salma Hayek and Her Husband PDA on the Red Carpet Nov. 2015
Would You Rather Valentine's Fitness Poll
Kissing Yoga Photos
Woman Kisses Stranger Next to Her on Kiss Cam
Kissing GIFs
Songs to Make Out To
From Our Partners
Latest Fitness
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds