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Caseyville Nursing & Rehab Center
(618) 345-3072
601 W Lincoln
Caseyville, IL
Specialty
Nursing Homes

Unity Hospice
(618) 394-1055
8787 State St, Suite 105
East Saint Louis, IL
Specialty
Hospices

Royal Heights Nursing & Rehab Center
(618) 235-6133
900 Royal Heights Rd
Belleville, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Family Hospice Of Belleville Area
(618) 277-1800
11b Park Plaza, Prof Ctr
Swansea, IL
Specialty
Hospices

Unity Home Care Company
(618) 394-1055
8787 State St #105
E St Louis, IL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Gentiva Health Services
(618) 234-6995
#16 N Bronze Pointe, Suite A
Swansea, IL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Swansea Care Center
(618) 233-6625
1405 N Second St
Swansea, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Memorial Convalescent Center
(618) 257-5060
4315 Memorial Drive
Belleville, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Calvin Johnson Care Center
(618) 234-3323
727 North 17th Street
Belleville, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Lincoln Home
(618) 235-6600
150 N 27th St
Belleville, IL
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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