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Visiting Nurse Assoc Of Florida Inc
(561) 286-1844
208 Southeast Park Street
Okeechobee, FL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Hospice Of Okeechobee Inc
(863) 467-2321
2411 Se 4th Street
Okeechobee, FL
Specialty
Hospices

LeLand M Heller
(863) 467-8771
1713 Hwy 441 North, Suite E
Okeechobee, FL
Specialty
Family Practice

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Muhammad Ashraf Chaudhary
(863) 763-1917
206 Ne 19th Dr
Okeechobee, FL
Specialty
Internal Medicine

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Stanley H Sweda, MD
(863) 763-1107
204 SE Park St
Okeechobee, FL
Specialties
General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Akademia Med We Wroclawiu Im Piastow Slaskich, Wroclaw, Poland
Graduation Year: 1983

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Okeechobee Health Care Facility
(863) 763-2226
1646 Highway 441 North
Okeechobee, FL
Specialty
Nursing Homes

Okeechobee Health Care Facilit
(863) 763-2226
1646 Highway 441 North
Okeechobee, FL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Stanley Harry Sweda
(863) 763-1107
204 Se Park St
Okeechobee, FL
Specialty
General Practice

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Candido P Aragon
(863) 763-6496
1004 N Parrott Ave
Okeechobee, FL
Specialty
Internal Medicine

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Iqbal Ahmed
(863) 357-6030
202 Ne 19th Dr
Okeechobee, FL
Specialty
Internal Medicine

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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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