Alzheimers Care Facilities Evergreen Park IL

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Brighton Gardens of Orland Park
(708) 403-2001
16051 S La Grange Rd
Orland Park, IL
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Hospice Care, Alz/Dementia Support

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Emerald Park Healthcare Center
(708) 425-3400
9125 S Pulaski
Evergreen Park, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Quality Home Care Services Ltd
(708) 229-0890
9730 South Western Suite 605
Evergreen Park, IL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

A 1 Home Health Care Inc.
(708) 229-0025
3317 19 West 95th Street
Evergreen Park, IL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Evergreen Health Care Center
(708) 636-9200
10124 South Kedzie
Evergreen Park, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Westbury Care Center
(630) 810-0500
1800 Robin Ln
Lisle, IL
Services
Nursing Home Services, Alz/Dementia Support

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Donald Polk
9730 S Western Ave
Evergreen Pk, IL
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Robert Marshall
3554 W 95th St
Evergreen Pk, IL
Specialty
Geriatric Internal Medicine, Alzheimer's Specialist

Pablo Mena
(708) 422-6200
2800 W 95th St
Evergreen Pk, IL
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Renaissance At 87th Street,The
(773) 434-8787
2940 West 87th Street
Chicago, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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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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