Over on Mindflash they have a fascinating article about how food can make you more productive and raise your morale. In addition to providing this brain and happiness boost, the right foods can also decrease the amount of time you’re sick and cut down on accidents.
Not coincidentally, most of these are whole foods and not heavily processed products, which are also the kinds of things people trying to lose weight should be eating. And better still, they include chocolate! (Don’t rush out and start chowing down candy bars though, they mean a little bit of dark chocolate once a day, not gobs of the stuff.)
Here’s all the info summed up in an infographic: