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Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village
(913) 262-1611
7105 Mission Rd
Prairie Village, KS
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Nursing Home Services, Alz/Dementia Support

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Clare Bridge of Leawood
(913) 345-8808
12724 State Line Rd
Leawood, KS
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Candyce Evans
1515 W Truman Rd
Independence, MO
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Independence Manor Care Center
(816) 325-7230
1600 South Kingshighway
Independence, MO
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Carmel Hills Living Center
(816) 461-9600
810 East Walnut
Independence, MO
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Freedom Pointe of Overland Park
(913) 385-2052
9201 Foster
Overland Park, KS
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Nursing Home Services, Alz/Dementia Support

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Antonio Paschino
(816) 795-8822
1509 W Truman Rd
Independence, MO
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Teresa Walker
1509 W Truman Rd
Independence, MO
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

William Rinck
104 W Elizabeth St
Independence, MO
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jeffrey Hampel
1515 W Truman Rd
Independence, MO
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

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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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