Alzheimers Care Facilities Excelsior Springs MO

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Southerncare Excelsior Springs
(816) 637-9864
1225 North Jesse James
Crystal Lakes, MO
Specialty
Hospices

Excelsior Spgs Med Ctr Hh/Hospice
(816) 630-6081
1700 Rainbow Boulevard
Excelsior Springs, MO
Specialty
Hospices

Excelsior Sprg Med Ctr Hh/Hos
(816) 630-6081
1700 Rainbow Blvd
Excelsior Springs, MO
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Ashton Court Care And Rehab Centre
(816) 781-3020
1200 West College Drive
Liberty, MO
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Liberty Hospital Hospice
(816) 407-2200
2525 Glenn Hendren Drive
Liberty, MO
Specialty
Hospices

Valley Manor & Rehabilitation Center
(816) 637-1010
1410 Hospital Drive
Excelsior Springs, MO
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Royal Care Center Inc
(816) 630-3145
1003 Meadowlark Lane
Excelsior Springs, MO
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Smithview Manor
(816) 580-3269
210 West 8th Terrace
Lawson, MO
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Grisel Lopez
2521 Glenn Hendren Dr
Liberty, MO
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Nancy Solomon
(816) 781-6806
133 N Water St
Liberty, MO
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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