Alzheimers Care Facilities Chambersburg PA

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Alzheimers Care Facilities. You will find helpful, informative articles about Alzheimers Care Facilities, including "Caffeine May Counteract Alzheimer’s Disease". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Chambersburg, PA that will answer all of your questions about Alzheimers Care Facilities.

Antonia Chadwick
435 Phoenix Dr
Chambersburg, PA
Specialty
Geriatric Internal Medicine, Alzheimer's Specialist

Eduardo Espiridion
176 S Coldbrook Ave
Chambersburg, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jamal Ali
(717) 263-0349
120 N 7th St
Chambersburg, PA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Thomas Furlow
757 Norland Ave
Chambersburg, PA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Lutheran Home Care Services
(717) 264-8178
2700 Luther Dr
Chambersburg, PA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Shook Home,The
(717) 264-6815
55 South Second Street
Chambersburg, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Satyajit Mukherjee
112 N 7th St
Chambersburg, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Transitional Care Unit Chambersburg
(717) 267-7750
112 North Seventh Street
Chambersburg, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Hospice Of The Good Shepherd
(717) 264-8178
2700 Luther Drive
Chambersburg, PA
Specialty
Hospices

Falling Spring Nursing & Rehab Ctr
(717) 264-2715
Franklin Farm Ln
Chambersburg, PA
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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from The Healthy Voyager