Alzheimers Care Facilities Eagle River AK

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Providence Horizon House
(907) 261-4140
4140 Folker Street
Anchorage, AK
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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William Herold
24316 Thunderbird Dr
Chugiak, AK
Specialty
Geriatric Family Practice, Alzheimer's Specialist

Mary Conrad Center
(907) 333-8100
9100 Centennial Drive
Anchorage, AK
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Pacific Home Health, Inc
(907) 729-2490
4501 Diplomacy Drive
Anchorage, AK
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

William Worrall
(907) 258-7575
2900 Providence Dr
Anchorage, AK
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Michael Bernzott
10928 Eagle River Rd
Eagle River, AK
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Kimberly Lovett
5955 Zeamer Ave
Elmendorf Afb, AK
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Eric Ashman
5955 Zeamer Ave
Elmendorf Afb, AK
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Manuel Rodriguez Ramirez
2530 Debarr Rd
Anchorage, AK
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Roderic Smith
2401 E 42nd Ave
Anchorage, AK
Specialty
Neurology, 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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