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Pathways Home Care
(704) 784-2110
487 Lake Concord Rd. Ne
Concord, NC
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Michael Marchese
380 Copperfield Blvd Ne
Concord, NC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Sheila Smalls
319 Penny Ln
Concord, NC
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Universal Health Care & Rehab
(704) 823-0031
430 Brookwood Ave Ne
Concord, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Russ Bodner
319 Penny Ln
Concord, NC
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Honora Sandifer
380 Copperfield Blvd Ne
Concord, NC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Avante At Concord
(704) 784-4494
515 Lake Concord Rd Box 748
Concord, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Marlene Brogan
920 Church St N
Concord, NC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Christopher Connelly
319 Penny Ln
Concord, NC
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Hospice Of Cabarrus Co
(704) 788-9434
65 Lake Concord Road
Concord, NC
Specialty
Hospices

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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