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

Nursefinders Of Lake County
(219) 736-0736
111 West 86th Ave
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

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

Southlake Nursing And Rehabili
(219) 736-1310
8800 Virginia Place
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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

Harbor Light Hospice
(219) 793-1200
500 W Lincoln Highway Ste F
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Hospices

George Abu-Aita
(219) 736-6955
200 E 89th Ave
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Nancy Schell
200 E 80th Pl
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Progressive Care Unit
(219) 736-6032
8701 Broadway
Merrillville, IN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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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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