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Harsh Vardhan's Advice Of Chocolate Intake For COVID Patients Sparks Row

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan's claims have sparked row again after he tweeted diet suggestions for COVID-19 patients that included consuming dark chocolate. In the tweet listing intake of coloured fruits and vegetables, consuming small amount of dark chocolate containing 70% cocoa was also recommended, which was later targeted by many for being evidence-less. Bioethics engineer Anant Bhan asked Dr Vardhan, "Where is the evidence in COVID context?"

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 01:58 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

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