Alzheimers Care Facilities Cape Girardeau MO

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Chateau Girardeau
(573) 335-1281
3120 Independence St
Cape Girardeau, MO
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Lutheran Home/Home Health
(573) 335-0158
2825 Bloomfield Road
Cape Girardeau, MO
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

David Taylor
(573) 334-1100
402 S Silver Springs Rd
Cpe Girardeau, MO
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Saint Francis Home Health
(573) 331-5977
211 Saint Francis Drive
Cape Girardeau, MO
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Fountainbleau Lodge
(573) 335-1999
2001 North Kingshighway
Cape Girardeau, MO
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Community Counseling Center
(573) 334-1100
402 S Silver Springs Road
Cape Girardeau, MO
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

Khursheed Zia
402 S Silver Springs Rd
Cpe Girardeau, MO
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Robert Mc Cool
(573) 334-1100
402 S Silver Springs Rd R
Cpe Girardeau, MO
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Southeast Hospice
(573) 335-6208
760 S Kingshighway Suite C
Cape Girardeau, MO
Specialty
Hospices

River's Run Hc & Rehab Center
(573) 651-3977
2852 Independence
Cape Girardeau, MO
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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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