Alzheimers Care Facilities New Lenox IL

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Brighton Gardens of Orland Park
(708) 403-2001
16051 S La Grange Rd
Orland Park, IL
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Hospice Care, Alz/Dementia Support

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Sunny Hill Skilled Rehab Ctr
(815) 727-8710
421 Doris Avenue
Joliet, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Silver Cross Home Health
(815) 740-1100
1200 Maple Road
Joliet, IL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Salem Village Nsg And Rehab
(815) 727-5451
1314 Rowell Ave
Joliet, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

John Meiszner
11300 Poplar Creek Ln
Orland Park, IL
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Charles Harris
12230 Cashlenan Ln
New Lenox, IL
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Kathleen Mc Cahill
(815) 726-3006
1301 Copperfield Ave
Joliet, IL
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Hillcrest Healthcare Center
(815) 727-4794
777 Draper
Joliet, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Syed Ahmed
9550 W 167th St
Orland Park, IL
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Helen Mitchell
16011 108th Ave
Orland Park, IL
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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