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Green tea benefits forgetfulness

A recent study has shown that an antioxidant constituent of green tea can be protective against degenerative brain changes that normally take place in people who develop Alzheimer’s disease. Memory loss and nerve injury from Alzheimer’s disease specific amyloid plaques is reduced by preventing the formation of the plaques. The findings are yet to be applied to humans, however.

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About: Green tea benefits forgetfulness

Date: 21 September 2005

Source: New Indpress

URL: http://newindpress.com/NewsItems.asp?ID=IE320050921054924&Page=3&Title=Features+-+Health+%26+Science&Topic=-162

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  • Cause of nerve damage
  • Cause of nerve injury
  • Cause of memory loss
  • Cause of forgetfulness
  • Cause of Alzheimer’s disease
  • Cause of plaques
  • Cause of degenerative brain disease
  • Cause of degenerative brain changes
  • Risk and amyloid plaques
  • Risk and memory loss
  • Risk and forgetfulness
  • Risk and degenerative brain changes
  • Risk and degenerative brain disease
  • Research
  • Research and nerve damage
  • Research and nerve injury
  • Research and memory loss
  • Research and forgetfulness
  • Research and Alzheimer’s disease
  • Cause of plaques
  • Research and degenerative brain disease
  • Research and degenerative brain changes
  • Research and amyloid plaques
  • Research and green tea
  • Research and tea
  • Research and antioxidants

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