Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Does nicotine help protect the brain from developing Parkinson's disease?

Thanks to Mary Patton for posting this on Facebook-

Upon analysis, the team noted that the group of normal mice responded positively to the addition of nicotine, which essentially saved their dopamine neurons from dying and leading to disease.


Well, there we have if folks. Nicotine is NOT an "evil" substance that should be banished from the face of the earth.

Does nicotine help protect the brain from developing Parkinson's disease?

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