Alzheimers Care Facilities Oak Harbor WA

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Whidbey Island Manor
(360) 675-2218
235 Southwest 6th Avenue
Oak Harbor, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Home Health Care/Hp Of Whidbey
(360) 678-7624
101 N Main Po Box 400
Coupeville, WA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Careage Of Whidbey
(360) 678-2273
311 Northeast 3rd Street
Coupeville, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Hospice Of Jefferson County
(360) 385-2200
834 Sheridan Street
Port Townsend, WA
Specialty
Hospices

Kah Tai Care Center
(360) 385-3555
751 Kearney Street
Port Townsend, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Douglas Kempf
3475 N Saratoga St
Oak Harbor, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

John Lovvorn
101 N Main St
Coupeville, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Island Hospital Home Health
(360) 299-1300
1211 24th Street
Anacortes, WA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

James Mathias
(360) 385-0760
1135 Lawrence St
Port Townsend, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jefferson Community Counseling
(206) 385-0321
802 Sheridan, Ms-113
Port Townsend, WA
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

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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