Alzheimers Care Facilities Mercer Island WA

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Brighton Gardens of Bellevue
(425) 401-0300
15241 NE 20th St
Bellevue, WA
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Ira Klein
(206) 230-8783
7405 78th Ave Se
Mercer Island, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Mercer Island Care & Rehabilitation
(206) 232-6600
7445 Se 24th Street
Mercer Island, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Hannah Tsang
(206) 373-8330
3236 78th Ave Se Ste 201
Mercer Island, WA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Covenant Shores Health Center
(206) 232-6521
9107 Fortuna Drive
Mercer Island, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Clare Bridge of Lynnwood
(425) 774-3300
18706 36th Ave W
Lynnwood, WA
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Cuc Nguyen
9725 Se 36th St Ste 212
Mercer Island, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

M Grajales-Zweigle
9055 E Shorewood Dr
Mercer Island, WA
Specialty
Geriatric Internal Medicine, Alzheimer's Specialist

Ofelia Pascualy
8022 Se 71st St
Mercer Island, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Bradford Felker
4209 85th Ave Se
Mercer Island, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, 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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