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Mystery Ingredient in Coffee Boosts Protection Against Alzheimer's Disease, Study Finds


Health & Wellness  (tags: Coffee, Protection, Alzheimer, Disease, Study )

Nancy
- 2942 days ago - sciencedaily.com
A yet unidentified component of coffee interacts with the beverage's caffeine, which could be a surprising reason why daily coffee intake protects against Alzheimer's disease.



   

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Past Member (0)
Wednesday June 29, 2011, 9:40 pm
noted and shared, thank you!
 

Mike H (252)
Wednesday June 29, 2011, 11:25 pm
Starbucks will e glad to hear this!
 

Sharon Balloch (127)
Thursday June 30, 2011, 2:49 am
I am drinking a cup right now..yippie
 

Jo Asprec (0)
Thursday June 30, 2011, 10:04 am
May they find out all about this mystery ingredient soon.
 

Brenda Towers (0)
Thursday June 30, 2011, 11:04 am
I hope they discover what it is soon.
 

Debra Van Way (12)
Thursday June 30, 2011, 1:23 pm
Time to start drinking coffee again. Noted with thanks.
 

. (0)
Thursday June 30, 2011, 4:01 pm
Interesting information. My one big concern is, I know people who have suffered this disease, and were in fact coffee drinkers. I'm sorry, but I can't be excited by this finding.
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Thursday June 30, 2011, 4:56 pm
I hope this is true as I drink 12 cups of coffee each day.
 

Winefred M (88)
Thursday June 30, 2011, 5:01 pm
I heard and read that about coffee.
 

Judith H (27)
Thursday June 30, 2011, 5:13 pm
Must be why my family's never had it in our bloodline...we love coffee!
 

marie T (163)
Thursday June 30, 2011, 5:36 pm
I heard Coffee is full of cancer creating ingredients Italians have such a high volume of cancer also Brazil smelling coffee roasting can cause lung cancer so many people working in coffee factories go that way its not promoted as it would cause mayhem If you have kidney problems the first thing a doctor will tell you is no coffee also with bladder or liver disorders. COFFEE is a multi billion business without it some countries would go bankrupt No more than one cup a day if you must
 

marie T (163)
Thursday June 30, 2011, 5:42 pm
Please Nelson do not even joke about 12 cups a day we want you here on Care 2 with us
Its a sad hype ti increase sales Mice what rubbish
 

GLOWIS s (29)
Thursday June 30, 2011, 7:14 pm
Nice! Thanks! :)
 

Claudia O (73)
Thursday June 30, 2011, 7:34 pm
Thank goodness....finally something I enjoy and don't have to give up!
 

Robert O (12)
Friday July 1, 2011, 12:27 am
Thanks Nancy.
 

AWAY AWHILE Cal Mendelsohn (1065)
Friday July 1, 2011, 2:09 am
Great article--thanks Nancy
 

Dee C (9)
Friday July 1, 2011, 1:37 pm
Thanks Nancy. It's funny how research can't seem to settle on whether it's good for us or bad. I love my two cups a day and glad it helps to protect from the dreaded Alzheimer's.
 

Shirley H (49)
Friday July 1, 2011, 3:13 pm
Good to know, I love coffee.
Shirley H.
 

John S (9)
Friday July 1, 2011, 4:03 pm
I drink at least 7 cups of coffee a week, not always everyday though. My Mom has dementia and my Uncle has FTD.
 

Sharon F (0)
Friday July 1, 2011, 4:34 pm
Let's hope another research project does not swat down this information next month!!
 

marie T (163)
Friday July 1, 2011, 4:37 pm
Please please John S try to cut down too much of anything is bad moderation if you must have coffee .
Its such early days for the mice tests to prive anything
 

Eternal Gardener (734)
Friday July 1, 2011, 6:20 pm
Info in our day and age tends to be quite changeable.
 

Marie Therese H (10)
Saturday July 2, 2011, 5:48 am
If I had 4 or 5 cups of coffe in one day, I'd be climbing the walls.
Anyway, even if it helps in one way, it hinders in many more.
 

jane richmond (10)
Sunday September 11, 2011, 4:21 pm
love my coffee
 

Kovalenko Vitaliy (0)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 2:07 pm
А я сечас пью кофе Organo Gold Gourmet Latte.
 

Kovalenko Vitaliy (0)
Wednesday September 14, 2011, 2:50 pm
А я сейчас пью кофе Organo Gold Gourmet Latte
 
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