Alzheimers Care Facilities Kittanning PA

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Roderick Mc Leod
412 Glade Park E
Kittanning, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Armstrong County Health Center
(724) 548-2222
265 South Mckean Street
Kittanning, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Snu Armstrong Co Memorial Hosp
(724) 548-3451
One Nolte Drive
Kittanning, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Family Counseling Center
(724) 543-2941
150 South Jefferson Street
Kittanning, PA
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

Fair Winds Manor
(724) 353-1531
126 Iron Bridge Road
Sarver, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Mary Galonski
(724) 543-2941
150 S Jefferson St
Kittanning, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Armstrong Cnty Mem Hosp Hh Ser
(724) 548-4663
One Nolte Drive
Kittanning, PA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Kittanning Care Center
(724) 545-2273
Rd#1, Box 27c, Rt 422 E
Kittanning, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Sugar Creek Rest
(724) 445-3146
Rd #2, Box 80
Worthington, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Concordia Lutheran Ministries
(724) 352-1571
615 N Pike Rd
Cabot, PA
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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