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    Quote Originally Posted by Delang View Post
    This 78% is the highest percentage of chocolate I could get my hands on.
    I read somewhere the Swedish research was showing that 76% is optimum. Above that your body just voids it, below it and you're not getting the most benefit. I sit to be corrected.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Nigel View Post
    I read somewhere the Swedish research was showing that 76% is optimum. Above that your body just voids it, below it and you're not getting the most benefit. I sit to be corrected.
    What does your body void?

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    Void = medical term for urinating. Anything above what your body needs, your body just pees it out. If that isnt what nigel meant...then sorry. Im still an 85% girl myself, even if my body gets rid of the extra...
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    Reading this thread made me grab a bar of 90% chocolate today. Hadn't had any in a couple of weeks...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Periwinkle View Post
    Void = medical term for urinating. Anything above what your body needs, your body just pees it out. If that isnt what nigel meant...then sorry. Im still an 85% girl myself, even if my body gets rid of the extra...
    Yes, I know what void means. I was asking specifically what nutrients in >76% are not being used by the body.

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