Alzheimers Care Facilities Petoskey MI

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Havencrest Afc
(231) 536-0022
108 Mckenzie Street
East Jordan, MI
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Michael Engel
416 Connable Ave
Petoskey, MI
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Donald Roth
(231) 487-2220
560 W Mitchell St
Petoskey, MI
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Bortz Health Care Of Petoskey
(231) 347-5500
1500 Spring St
Petoskey, MI
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Hospice Of Little Traverse Bay
(231) 487-4825
416 Connable Avenue
Petoskey, MI
Specialty
Hospices

Hidden Acres Adult Foster Care
(231) 238-9738
87 S Quail Trail
Indian River, MI
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Susan Anderson
560 W Mitchell St
Petoskey, MI
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Kevin Batterbee
1 Macdonald Dr
Petoskey, MI
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Lori Katzman
1 Macdonald Dr
Petoskey, MI
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Richard Ferguson
3881 M 119
Harbor Spgs, MI
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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