Alzheimers Care Facilities Merritt Island FL

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All One Family Senior Day Program
(321) 453-6577
585 N Courtenay Parkway
Merritt Island, FL
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Creative Care Center
(321) 784-3502
3300 North Atlantic Avenue
Cocoa Beach, FL
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Joe's Club
(321) 268-9144
830 Park Avenue
Titusville, FL
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Courtenay Springs Village
(321) 452-1233
1100 South Courtenay Parkway
Merritt Island, FL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Health First Home Care
(321) 434-5909
200 South Courtenay Parkway
Merritt Island, FL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Your Second Home Adult Day Care,, Inc.
(321) 986-8500
3702 N Courtney Parkway
Merritt Island, FL
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Joe's Club Adult Daycare Center
(321) 253-4430
4676 North Wickham Road
Melbourne, FL
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Clare Bridge of West Melbourne
(321) 951-4455
7199 Greenboro Dr
Melbourne, FL
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Gordon Abbo
80 Fortenberry Rd
Merritt Is, FL
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Huntington Place Rehab & Nursi
(321) 632-7341
1775 Huntington Lane
Rockledge, FL
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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