Alzheimers Care Facilities Merrillville IN

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Clare Bridge of Valparaiso
(219) 548-2770
2501 Valparaiso St
Valparaiso, IN
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Mark Simaga
521 E 86th Ave
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Universal Behavioral Svc Comm Men Hlth
(219) 736-5963
8500 Broadway, Suite H
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

Premier Hospice Inc
(219) 947-0200
8002 Utah St Ste A
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Hospices

Helen Lin
8555 Taft St
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Todd Janus
(219) 769-0777
521 E 86th Ave Ste Z
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Michael Frampton
9111 Broadway Ste N
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jacqueline Carter
9120 Connecticut Dr
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Home Care Services Of Northwes
(219) 736-9270
7895 Broadway, Suite T
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Emilio Soria
(219) 736-8592
521 E 86th Ave
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Neurology, 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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