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Summit at Northwest Hills
(512) 454-5900
5715 Mesa Dr
Austin, TX
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Nancy Childs
(512) 458-2812
2213 Enfield Rd
Austin, TX
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Glenn Hirsch
2202 Townes Ln
Austin, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Alan Colby
720 W 34th St
Austin, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Interim Healthcare
(512) 454-5711
Midtown Med Annex 3701 N Lamar Ste 300a
Austin, TX
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Merrill Gardens at Round Rock
(512) 410-2688
12429 Scofield Farms Drive
Austin, TX
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Sam Benbow
(512) 323-0745
1425 Preston Ave
Austin, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Richard Alexander
1602 Mohle Dr
Austin, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Sergio Luna
4408 Avenue D
Austin, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Miriam Kaye
4213 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

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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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