Alzheimers Care Facilities Baker LA

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St James Place
(225) 215-4500
333 Lee Dr
Baton Rouge, LA
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Nursing Home Services, Alz/Dementia Support

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Theresita Jimenez
(225) 775-6100
3034 Ray Weiland Dr
Baker, LA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Comprehensive Mhc Of Baton Rouge
(225) 778-0573
3612 Baker Blvd
Baker, LA
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

Baton Rouge Health Care Ctr.
(225) 774-2141
5550 Thomas Road
Baton Rouge, LA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Lane Memorial Hosp Home Health
(225) 658-4150
6300 Main St.
Zachary, LA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Genesis Hospice, Llc
(225) 771-1881
5100 Groom Road
Baker, LA
Specialty
Hospices

Destiny Home Health
(225) 774-6662
5280 Groom Road, Ste A
Baker, LA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Baker Community Mental Health
(225) 771-1510
2402 Main Street
Baker, LA
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

Zachary Manor Nursing Home
(225) 654-6893
6161 Main Street
Zachary, LA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Lane Memorial Hospital Snf
(225) 658-4000
6300 Main Street
Zachary, LA
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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