Alzheimers Care Facilities Ponca City OK

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St Joseph Reg Med Ctr Of Northern Okla
(580) 765-0558
14th & Hartford
Ponca City, OK
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Via Christi Okla Reg Med Cente
(580) 765-0390
425 Fairview No 2
Ponca City, OK
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Shawn Manor Nursing Home
(580) 765-3364
2024 Turner Road
Ponca City, OK
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Integris Blackwell Reg Hosp Hh
(580) 363-2311
710 South 13th St
Blackwell, OK
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Terry Lynn Dean, MD
(918) 258-6519
200 White Eagle Dr
Ponca City, OK
Specialties
General Practice
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Oral Roberts Univ Sch Of Med, Tulsa Ok 74137
Graduation Year: 1984

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Hospice Of Ponca City, Inc
(580) 762-9102
1904 North Union, Suite 103
Ponca City, OK
Specialty
Hospices

Ponca City Nursing Home
(580) 762-6668
1400 North Waverly
Ponca City, OK
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Darrel Schreiner
(580) 762-5594
202 E Grand Ave
Ponca City, OK
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

H Max Benefield, DO
321 N 3rd St
Ponca City, OK
Specialties
General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1943

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Akinola O Ogundipe
(580) 767-1300
609 Virginia Ave
Ponca City, OK
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

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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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