Tuesday, April 10, 2007
You gotta be kidding me
People with Parkinson's disease are less likely to be smokers and coffee drinkers than their healthy siblings, according to a study of family members. The finding adds to a growing body of evidence that some substance in tobacco might protect the brain against this devastating neurological disorder and sheds new light on coffee's effects on the disease. But the side effects of smoking are bad too. Isn't that just my luck.