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Can your morning coffee keep your brain healthy?

Research Doctor Donal Weaver says it can. "Coffee consumption does seem to have some correlation to a decreased risk of developing Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease," notes Dr. Donald Weaver, who is co-director of the Krembil Brain Institute. And the study shows it's not the caffeine that does the job. The coffee bean roasting process releases phenylindanes, which help keep toxic proteins from building up in the brain. And these toxic proteins have been found to be a key factor in conditions like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease. So far it appears that dark roasted coffee has the most phenylindanes, and may be best for brain protection. More research needs to be done to discover all the benefits of coffee, but this morning you can...

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Make Lattes at Home

Our delicious single-origin coffees come in multiple roasts and grinds, so you can order the perfect coffee for your at-home latte. We also have espresso makers and milk frothers so you can make your very own lattes at home. Perfect for a cold winter morning or sitting by the fire in the evening (we also have a decaf coffee blend for evening enjoyment). Now until Jan. 13 at 11:59pm PST, opt in by email or messenger to enter our sweepstakes. Three lucky winners will win our Grand Opening Coffee Lovers' Package: A 12oz bag of Single-Origin Coffee An Italian Espresso Maker A Hand Milk Frother 

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