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John Simmons
(806) 725-4115
2107 Oxford Ave
Lubbock, TX
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Mahendra Upadhyaya
2201 Oxford Ave
Lubbock, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Thomas Gore
(806) 791-2024
3302 34th St
Lubbock, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Lakeside Rehab & Care Center
(806) 793-2555
4306 24th Street
Lubbock, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Arun Patel
(806) 281-9999
2202 Memphis Ave
Lubbock, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Covenant Medical Center
(806) 725-4054
3615 19th St
Lubbock, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Bhupesh Dihenia
(806) 725-4070
3815 23rd St
Lubbock, TX
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Nurscare Home Health
(806) 788-5566
3813 24th Street
Lubbock, TX
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Mi Casita Care Center
(806) 792-2831
2400 Quaker Avenue
Lubbock, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Lubbock Health Care Center
(806) 793-3252
4120 22nd Place
Lubbock, TX
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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