Chocolate craving and the menstrual cycle

@article{Zellner2004ChocolateCA,
  title={Chocolate craving and the menstrual cycle},
  author={Debra A. Zellner and Ana Garriga-Trillo and Soraya Centeno and Elizabeth Wadsworth},
  journal={Appetite},
  year={2004},
  volume={42},
  pages={119-121}
}
Spanish and American female chocolate cravers reported the usual times when they craved chocolate by answering an open-ended question. They also were asked directly if they craved chocolate perimenstrually. American women (40% open-ended, 60% direct) were more likely than were Spanish women (4% open-ended, 24% direct) to report that their chocolate cravings occurred perimenstrually when responding to both questions. The most frequently reported times (other than perimenstrually) that chocolate… Expand
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