Alzheimers Care Facilities Marion IA

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Silver Pines
(319) 362-6868
136 36th Ave SW
Cedar Rapids, IA
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Crestview Acres
(319) 377-4823
1485 Grand
Marion, IA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

East Central Iowa
(319) 294-9699
1642 42nd Street N.E.
Cedar Rapids, IA
Specialty
Alzheimer's Association Chapters

Mercy Home Health Care
(319) 398-6034
701 Tenth Street Se
Cedar Rapids, IA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Beth Chung
1026 A Ave Ne
Cedar Rapids, IA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Willow Gardens Care Center
(319) 377-7363
455 31st Street
Marion, IA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Winslow House Care Center
(319) 377-8296
3456 Indian Creek Rd
Marion, IA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Sallie Sun
(319) 364-2241
1030 5th Ave Se
Cedar Rapids, IA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Therapy Solutions Inc
(319) 861-3322
3315 First Ave Se
Cedar Rapids, IA
Specialty
Outpatient Physical Therapy

Option Home Health
(319) 363-1284
402 10th St. Se
Cedar Rapids, IA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

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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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