Alzheimers Care Facilities Clairton PA

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Clare Bridge of Murrysville
(724) 327-3655
5300 Old William Penn Hwy
Export, PA
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Jefferson Hills Manor
(412) 653-1128
448 Old Clairton Road
Jefferson Hills, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Charles Gennaula
315 Stettler Dr
Clairton, PA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Linda Himot
3212 Overlook Dr
Mc Keesport, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Riverside Care Center
(412) 664-8860
100 Eighth Avenue
Mckeesport, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Harmar Village Care Center
(724) 274-3773
715 Freeport Road
Cheswick, PA
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Nursing Home Services, Alz/Dementia Support

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Sharon Rechter
575 Coal Valley Rd
Clairton, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Lawson Nursing Home Inc
(412) 466-1125
540 Coal Valley Road
Jefferson Hills, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Manorcare Health Svcs-Whitehal
(412) 884-3500
505 Weyman Road
Pittsburgh, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Upmc Mckeesport Ltc Facility
(412) 664-2000
1500 Fifth Avenue
Mc Keesport, PA
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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