Alzheimers Care Facilities Allison Park PA

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Harmar Village Care Center
(724) 274-3773
715 Freeport Road
Cheswick, PA
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Nursing Home Services, Alz/Dementia Support

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Marnin Fischbach
(412) 741-4011
4068 Mount Royal Blvd #125
Allison Park, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Ghennady Gushchin
8195 Post Rd
Allison Park, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Hope Hospice Inc
(412) 367-3685
3292 Babcock Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA
Specialty
Hospices

Felix Brizuela
9104 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Rebecca Residence
(724) 444-0600
3746 Cedar Ridge Road
Allison Park, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Landmark Home Health Care
(724) 443-4119
4842 Route 8
Allison Park, PA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Vincentian Regency
(412) 366-8540
9399 Babcock Boulevard
Allison Park, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Upmc Passavant Subacute Unit
(412) 367-6700
9100 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

John J Kane Reg Ctr-Ross Twp
(412) 369-2000
110 Mcintyre Rd
Pittsburgh, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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Caffeine May Counteract Alzheimer’s Disease

By David Bois – first published on tonic.com on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 12:54 PM ET

In addition to that morning kick, caffeine may offer us protective benefits against Alzheimer’s disease according to a new study conducted in Portugal.

As Tonic reported this week, an Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis is made in America every 60 seconds. A cure that still eludes us (for not too much longer, we hope) and a population that is aging combine to compel us to remain vigilant and supportive of those who are afflicted and of others who care for them. In the meantime, fascinating bits of insight will arise that help us to better understand this cruel affliction, such as this one reported by Science Daily , which will make an appropriate companion read for that fresh cup of joe you just poured.

In a study of studies, researchers in Portugal have assembled and reviewed a collection of original experimental and epidemiological studies that explore the effects of caffeine on cognitive function and deterioration, and have found evidence that caffeine may slow the progress of the disease and may mitigate the erosion of cognitive function that AD can bring. The subsequent analysis, spearheaded by Alexandre de Mendonça from the University of Lisbon and Rodrigo A. Cunha from the University of Coimbra is available online in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease .

Among the primary findings that the ambitious research literature has uncovered are evidence for R...

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