Alzheimers Care Facilities Franklinton LA

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Alzheimers Care Facilities. You will find helpful, informative articles about Alzheimers Care Facilities, including "Caffeine May Counteract Alzheimer’s Disease". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Franklinton, LA that will answer all of your questions about Alzheimers Care Facilities.

Heritage Manor Of Franklinton
(985) 839-4491
2000 Main Street
Franklinton, LA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Home Health Care Of Bogalusa
(985) 735-0410
200 Alabama Avenue
Bogalusa, LA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Resthaven Living Center
(985) 732-3909
1301 Harrison Street
Bogalusa, LA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Thomas Edward Bowden
(985) 795-5469
1900 Main St
Franklinton, LA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine

Data Provided By:
Isabel L Ochsner
(985) 795-4180
1900 Main St
Franklinton, LA
Specialty
General Practice, Emergency Medicine

Data Provided By:
Seth Strauss
(985) 732-6610
619 Willis Ave
Bogalusa, LA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Therapeutic Counseling Clinics, Inc
(985) 732-4724
542 Columbia Street, Suite A
Bogalusa, LA
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

Family Home Health Agency
(985) 732-4892
520 Willis Avenue
Bogalusa, LA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Jerry Aroe Thomas
(985) 839-3555
2004 J Marvin Magee Dr
Franklinton, LA
Specialty
Family Practice

Data Provided By:
Luis Manuel Alvarado
(985) 795-0500
21012 Highway 16
Franklinton, LA
Specialty
General Practice, Internal Medicine

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from The Healthy Voyager