Alzheimers Care Facilities Barre VT

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Rowan Court Health & Rehab
(802) 476-4166
378 Prospect St
Barre, VT
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Berlin Health & Rehab Ctr
(802) 229-0308
Rr 3 Box 6684
Barre, VT
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Central Vermont Hha
(802) 371-4472
Rr #3 Box 6694
Barre, VT
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Vermont And New Hampshire
(802) 229-1022
338 River Street
Montpelier, VT
Specialty
Alzheimer's Association Chapters

Andrew Stoll
1021 Paine Tpke N
Berlin, VT
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Central Vermont Home Health & Hospice
(802) 223-1878
Rr 3 Box 6694
Barre, VT
Specialty
Hospices

Woodridge Nursing Home
(802) 371-4700
Po Box 550
Barre Jct, VT
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Alzheimer's Association, Vt Chapter
(802) 229-1022
P. O. Box 1139
Montpelier, VT
Specialty
Alzheimer's Association Chapters

Frederick Fries
(802) 229-0915
338 Barre Rd
Montpelier, VT
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Deborah Black
130 Fisher Rd Ste 1-6
Berlin, VT
Specialty
Neurology, 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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