Alzheimers Care Facilities Elizabethtown PA

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Masonic Home
(717) 367-1121
One Masonic Drive
Elizabethtown, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Manorcare Health Svcs-Elizabet
(717) 367-1377
320 South Market Street
Elizabethtown, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Herbert Myers
(717) 653-6802
615 Donegal Springs Rd
Mount Joy, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Middletown Home The
(717) 944-3351
999 W Harrisburg Pike
Middletown, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Twin Oaks Nursing Home
(717) 838-2231
90 West Main Street
Campbelltown, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Manuel Olives
107 Sherfield Ct
Elizabethtown, PA
Specialty
Geriatric Internal Medicine, Alzheimer's Specialist

Rheems Nsg Cntr
(717) 367-1831
Po Box 8 Broad St
Rheems, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Frey Village
(717) 944-0451
1020 N Union Street
Middletown, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Compassionate Care Hospice Central Pa
(717) 944-4466
301 North Union Street
Middletown, PA
Specialty
Hospices

Michael Carvell
283 South Butler Road
Mount Gretna, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

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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