Alzheimers Care Facilities Norwalk CT

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Brighton Gardens of Stamford
(203) 322-2100
59 Roxbury Rd
Stamford, CT
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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William Eckerd
Norwalk Hosp Stevens St
Norwalk, CT
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Shirley Williams
24 Stevens St
Norwalk, CT
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Irene Kitzman
(203) 762-5667
212 New Canaan Ave
Norwalk, CT
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Joseph Ormand
34 Maple St
Norwalk, CT
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Atria, East Northport
(631) 757-8000
10 Cheshire Place
East Northport, NY
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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George Kelly
(203) 854-6915
10 Mott Ave
Norwalk, CT
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Richard Bain
24 Stevens St
Norwalk, CT
Specialty
Geriatric Internal Medicine, Alzheimer's Specialist

Alexander Koleszar
(203) 852-2495
24 Stevens St
Norwalk, CT
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

William Eckerd
24 Stevens St
Norwalk, CT
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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