Alzheimers Care Facilities Boise ID

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Emerson House
(208) 377-3177
8250 W. Marigold
Garden City, ID
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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David Rice
(208) 384-1617
1916 S Springbrook Ln
Boise, ID
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Neil Davey
1055 N Curtis Rd
Boise, ID
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Hillcrest Rehab & Care Ctr
(208) 345-4464
1001 South Hilton St
Boise, ID
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Life's Doors Hospice
(208) 344-6500
1111 South Orchard, Suite 400
Boise, ID
Specialty
Hospices

Idaho Commission On Aging
(208) 334-6000
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID
Specialty
Long-Term-Care Ombudsmen

St Lukes Home Care Service
(208) 381-2138
325 West Idaho
Boise, ID
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Alan Hines
500 W Fort St
Boise, ID
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Josephine Brkich
2 Mesa Vista Dr
Boise, ID
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jayne Stevenson
223 W State St
Boise, ID
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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