Alzheimers Care Facilities Erie PA

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St Marys East
(814) 459-0621
607 E 26th St
Erie, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Beverly Healthcare-Western Reserve
(814) 864-0671
1521 W 54th Street
Erie, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Alzheimer's Association, Northwestern Pa Chapter
(814) 456-9200
110 W. 10th St., Suite 212
Erie, PA
Specialty
Alzheimer's Association Chapters

Sarah A Reed Ret Ctr
(814) 878-2600
227 West 22nd Street
Erie, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Vna Of Erie County
(814) 454-2831
1305 Peach St
Erie, PA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Barnabas Beresky
(814) 459-0621
607 E 26th St
Erie, PA
Specialty
Geriatric Family Practice, Alzheimer's Specialist

Angel Negron
104 E 2nd St
Erie, PA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jingzi Shang
104 E 2nd St
Erie, PA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Vna Hospice Services Of Erie County
(814) 454-2831
1305 Peach Street
Erie, PA
Specialty
Hospices

John Barteaux
155 W 8th St
Erie, 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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