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Coffee consumption and Parkinson’s disease

This is the third blog post on coffee consumption and neurodegenerative disorders, covering research into coffee consumption and Parkinson’s disease, with further information also available on Coffee and Health. Coffee and Parkinson’s disease Almost 1.2 million people are estimated to have Parkinson’s disease (PD) in Europe, with about 75,000 new cases diagnosed each year. The […]

Coffee consumption and neurodegenerative disorders

Coffee and Health houses current scientific information on a wide range of coffee-related topics. This blog post focuses on the topic of coffee consumption and neurodegenerative disorders. As there is a wealth of information on this topic we have split it into its component parts, with this post focusing primarily on research into coffee consumption […]

Introduction to ISIC

Coffee is enjoyed by millions of people around the world every day and is one of the most researched products; resulting in the publication of hundreds of scientific studies every year.

The Institute for Scientific information on Coffee (ISIC) is a non-for-profit organisation devoted to the study and dissemination of science related to coffee and health. Founded in 1990, ISIC members are seven of the major European coffee companies: illycaffè, Kraft Foods, Lavazza, Nestlé, Paulig, DE Master Blenders 1753 and Tchibo.

ISIC focuses on the study of scientific information on coffee and health. ISIC also supports independent scientific research on coffee and health and the active dissemination of balanced coffee and health scientific evidence and knowledge to a broad range of stakeholders.