Alzheimers Care Facilities El Dorado AR

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Beverly Healthcare El Dorado
(870) 863-5198
100 Hargett Drive
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Community Hospice
(870) 862-0337
1426 North West Ave
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Hospices

Asim Shah
907 W Main St
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Shailesh Vora
300 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Vikram Kamdar
715 N College Ave
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Hillsboro Manor Nursing Home
(870) 862-5124
1700 South East Hillsboro
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Medical Center Of South Arkans
(870) 864-3366
700 West Grove
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Union County Health Unit
(870) 863-5101
301 American Road
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Biju John
(870) 862-7921
715 N College Ave
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Oak Ridge Nursing Home
(870) 862-5511
501 Hudson St
El Dorado, AR
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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