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Pekin Memorial Hospital
(309) 346-1102
600 S 13th St
Pekin, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

John Mc Lean
600 S 13th St
Pekin, IL
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Mahasukhlal Shah
(309) 478-1748
2946 Court St
Pekin, IL
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Hallmark House Nursing Center
(309) 347-3121
2501 Allentown Road
Pekin, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Manorcare At Riverview
(309) 694-9865
500 Centennial Drive
East Peoria, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Home Health Care Plus Inc.
(309) 353-7317
514 Court Street
Pekin, IL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Pekin Memorial Hospital Home C
(309) 353-0371
600 S. 13th St. 4th Fl
Pekin, IL
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Pekin Manor
(309) 353-1099
1520 El Camino Drive
Pekin, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Pekin Living & Rehab Center
(309) 347-1110
2220 State St
Pekin, IL
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Rosewood Cr Ctr Of East Peoria
(309) 699-5400
900 Centennial Drive
East Peoria, IL
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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