So, drinking five cups of coffee a day could reverse memory problems seen in Alzheimer’s disease, US scientists say. Not sure how that translates to those without the disease but can’t be all bad – right?
As I said it can’t all be bad for you and the research says that as a prophylactic it could be a good proactive strategy.
“They provide evidence that caffeine could be a viable ‘treatment’ for established Alzheimer’s disease and not simply a protective strategy.”
These researchers seem to have all the good sound bites
“That’s important because caffeine is a safe drug for most people, it easily enters the brain, and it appears to directly affect the disease process.”
Oh the full article can be read here at the BBC
Tell them I sent you, bottoms up!