.../ New research has found caffeine can help manage stress and potentially prevent conditions like depression and memory loss.
An international team of scientists from Portugal, the United States and Brazil studied how caffeine could reduce the impact of stress on the brain
... / Associate Professor Cunha and his team found caffeine blocked a stress-related chemical and prevented associated issues such as memory loss.
"What caffeine is doing is not making the system work better; what caffeine is doing is avoiding the system going into the wrong way of working," he said.
"So it's a prevention of a deterioration, rather than an improvement."