Tag: alzheimer’s

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Caffeine And Alzheimer’s

Lead Researcher Dr. Abhishek Mohan of the Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia, United States informed the Journal of Caffeine Research of his findings that caffeine in coffee can half the levels of a protein that is thought to be the cause of Alzheimer’s. Beta amyloid the protein that is strongly implicated to Alzheimer’s disease…

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Alzheimer’s Update: Coffee

I came across this piece of health news that may help toward the fight against Alzheimer’s Disease. Mike Swain Science editor for the Daily Mirror penned a news item that suggests that caffeine may help in the battle to reduce the deaths of so many individuals suffering from this debilitating illness. A four year study…

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Alzheimer’s Another Breakthrough

There has been another breakthrough in the fight to beat Alzheimer’s and make this debilitating disease a thing of the past. Working with mice who had been genetically programmed to develop Alzheimer’s chemical biologist Professor David Vocadlo and his team at the Simon Fraser University in Canada, found by injecting the mice with a chemical…