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Mehrdad Razavi
312 E Main St
Marshalltown, IA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Community Nursing Services
(641) 752-4611
709 South Center Street
Marshalltown, IA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Robert Lachman
114 Nicholas Dr
Marshalltown, IA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Mmsc Home Care Plus
(641) 754-6353
Three South Fourth Avenue
Marshalltown, IA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Southridge Nursing & Rehab Center
(641) 752-4553
309 West Merle Hibbs Blvd
Marshalltown, IA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Earl Mauricio
9 N 4th Ave
Marshalltown, IA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Henry Kosieradzki
(641) 754-5151
3 S 4th Ave
Marshalltown, IA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center
(641) 754-5151
Three South Fourth Avenue
Marshalltown, IA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Iowa River Hospice
(641) 753-7704
206 West Church Street Po Box 1086
Marshalltown, IA
Specialty
Hospices

Villa Del Sol
(641) 752-1553
2401 South Second Street
Marshalltown, IA
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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