Health News of 2014-04-23

Natural cocoa has lot of health benefits - Mr Fodjour

Mr. Amponsah Fodjour, Chief Executive of Centuries International, producers of Broma Pure Natural Cocoa, has advised Ghanaians to take a lot of natural cocoa products, since they have a lot of health benefits.

He said the natural cocoa products help prevent diseases like diabetes, asthma, cancer, menstrual pains, stroke, and hypertension, among others.

Mr. Fodjour gave the advise during a promotional engagement and sensitization encounter with staff of the Ghana News Agency (GNA) in Accra on Tuesday, on the importance of taking the natural cocoa product.

Speaking on the health benefits of the broma pure natural cocoa, Mr. Fodjour advised people who use the product that after taking a spoon without any sugar or milk, one has to wait for about 20 minutes before taking in any other food.

He said during that time, the cocoa would help remove any other toxins in the body, thereby helping to prevent diseases.

He urged the staff of GNA to exercise regularly to maintain good health.

Mrs. Yaa Oforiwaa Asare Peasah, GNA News Editor, thanked Mr. Fodjour for bringing such a good product to the doorstep of the Agency.