Brain changed by caffeine in utero

May 25, 2021 by

A team from the University of Rochester Medical Center found that caffeine consumption during pregnancy can change important brain pathways that could lead to behavioral problems later in life....

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Regular caffeine intake can change brain’s gray matter

Mar 2, 2021 by

A team of researchers from the University of Basel have found that, although temporary, regular caffeine intake can physically change the gray matter of the brain....

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Reminders of coffee may perk up brain

Apr 12, 2019 by

A team of researchers exploring the psychological effects of coffee found that for people who grew up in a Western culture thought in more precise terms and felt that time went by faster after being shown coffee-related cues. The...

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Caffeine may ward off dementia by boosting protective enzyme

Jul 10, 2017 by

Indiana University researchers have discovered that caffeine and 23 other compounds boost the production of an enzyme referred to as NMNAT2, which may block processes associated with the development of dementia....

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Caffeine strengthens long-term memory

Feb 7, 2014 by

New research from Johns Hopkins University shows that caffeine strengthens long-term memory, enhancing certain memories at least up to 24 hours after consumed....

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Caffeine improves cognitive ability to process positive words...

Nov 9, 2012 by

Caffeine improves cognitive ability to process positive, but not negative or neutral words. Most of us have heard that caffeine can improve simple cognitive tasks, but a new study found that 2 to 3 cups of coffee specifically increases...

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