Alzheimers Care Facilities Anacortes WA

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San Juan Rehab And Care Center
(360) 293-7222
911 21st Street
Anacortes, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Saul Spiro
3636 Rosario Crest Ln
Anacortes, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Burton Care Center
(360) 755-0711
1036 Victoria Avenue
Burlington, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Mark Backlund
1100 S 2nd St
Mount Vernon, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Mira Vista Care Center
(360) 424-1320
300 S 18th
Mount Vernon, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Alliance Living Community Of Anacortes
(360) 293-3174
1105 26th Street
Anacortes, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Island Hospital Home Health
(360) 299-1300
1211 24th Street
Anacortes, WA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Whidbey Island Manor
(360) 675-2218
235 Southwest 6th Avenue
Oak Harbor, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Life Care Center Of Mount Vern
(360) 424-4258
2120 East Division Street
Mount Vernon, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

James Sanchez
208 Kincaid
Mount Vernon, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

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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