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Sanjay Mughal
5815 Calumet Ave
Hammond, IN
Specialty
Geriatric Internal Medicine, Alzheimer's Specialist

St Margaret Mercy Healthcare C
(219) 933-2094
5454 Hohman Ave
Hammond, IN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Premier Hospice Inc
(708) 868-6960
1600 W 167th St, Suite 5
Calumet City, IL
Specialty
Hospices

Gareda Home Health & Nursing Services
(708) 868-1300
1431 Huntington Dr
Calumet City, IL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Excell One Hi Tech Nursing
(708) 862-2560
450 Prairie Suites 101 106
Calumet City, IL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

St Margaret Mercy Home Care
(219) 933-2094
5454 Hohman Ave
Hammond, IN
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Walnut Creek At Hammond
(219) 844-4534
1402 E 173rd St
Hammond, IN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Krystyna Sklenarz
(219) 392-1700
4321 Fir St
East Chicago, IN
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Manuel Ozoa
(219) 392-0957
4320 Fir St
East Chicago, IN
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

John Jones
(708) 862-4060
2100 Sibley Blvd Ste 10
Calumet City, IL
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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