Mars candy study: Chocolate staves off dementia

August 14, 2012 9:22:13 AM PDT
Eating chocolate every day could help keep dementia and Alzheimer's at bay.

However, you may want to consider the source of the new study. The Mars Company, which makes M&Ms and Snickers candy bars paid for the study.

Researchers say they found that consuming cocoa every day helped improve mild cognitive impairment. The study is in the journal Hypertension.