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Faith Regional Hospice Care
(402) 644-7329
1500 Koenigstein
Norfolk, NE
Specialty
Hospices

Faith Regional Home Health Ser
(402) 644-7396
1500 Koenigstein
Norfolk, NE
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Beverly Healthcare Norfolk & Chateau
(402) 371-2303
1900 Vicki Lane
Norfolk, NE
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Faith Regional Health Serv/East Campus
(402) 644-7396
1500 Koenigstein Avenue
Norfolk, NE
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

St. Joseph's Rehabilitation An
(402) 644-7375
401 North 18th Street
Norfolk, NE
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Fady Rachid
1500 Koenigstein Ave
Norfolk, NE
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Loren Petersen
110 N 16th St
Norfolk, NE
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Mohammad Shoiab
600 S 13th St
Norfolk, NE
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Heritage Of Bel Air
(402) 371-4991
Po Box 429
Norfolk, NE
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Community Pride Care Center
(402) 675-2955
901 South 4th Street
Battle Creek, NE
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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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