‘This was paralleled by animal research of Parkinson’s disease showing that caffeine prevented engine deficits in addition to neurodegeneration ‘Later a few epidemiological research showed that the intake of moderate amounts of caffeine was inversely linked to the cognitive decline associated with aging along with the incidence of Alzheimer’s disease. Again, this is paralleled by animal research showing that chronic caffeine administration avoided memory deterioration and neurodegeneration in pet models of ageing and of Alzheimer’s disease.’ Related StoriesCharles Bonnet syndrome: an interview with Dr.Patients end up in a fresh environment, surrounded by new people, new sights, fresh sounds – and often, the only point that can quell that strange sense of unfamiliarity is normally having a loved one there to visit. Frequently, restrictive visitation plans take that away from hospitalized patients. From narrow going to hours to ‘immediate relative’ restrictions, many believe the lack of visitors affects the standard of care those patients receive. Now, retrospective study from a group of Baylor nurses proves it.