Alzheimers Care Facilities Pullman WA

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Becky Conley
340 Ne Maple St
Pullman, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Palouse Hills Convalescent Ctr
(509) 332-1566
Northwest 1310 Deane
Pullman, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Aspen Park Healthcare
(208) 882-4576
420 Rowe St
Moscow, ID
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Latah Health Services Inc
(208) 882-7586
510 West Palouse River Dr
Moscow, ID
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Moscow Good Samaritan Village
(208) 882-6560
640 North Eisenhower St
Moscow, ID
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Bruce Wright
Washington State Universit
Pullman, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Sally Fredericks
(509) 336-0250
1125 Ne Washington St
Pullman, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Gritman Home Health Agency
(208) 883-2237
700 S Main St
Moscow, ID
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Hospice Of The Palouse
(208) 882-1228
700 South Main Street
Moscow, ID
Specialty
Hospices

Whitman Hospice
(509) 334-6016
1200 W Fairview Street
Colfax, WA
Specialty
Hospices

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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