Alzheimers Care Facilities San Mateo CA

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Atria Burlingame
(650) 343-2747
250 Myrtle Road
Burlingame, CA
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Milton Lozoff
(650) 342-8965
39 N San Mateo Dr
San Mateo, CA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Lois Parkison
222 W 39th Ave
San Mateo, CA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jack Kundin
1288 Laurel Hill Dr
San Mateo, CA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Sutter Visiting Nurse Associat
(650) 685-2800
700 S. Claremont Street, #220
San Mateo, CA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Rehab At Home
(650) 357-0205
1650 South Amphlett Blvd Suite 220
San Mateo, CA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Mission Hospice
(650) 554-1000
151 West 20th Avenue
San Mateo, CA
Specialty
Hospices

Howard Belfer
(650) 342-7604
101 N El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

John Darby
222 W 39th Ave
San Mateo, CA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

David Roberts
(650) 548-4060
215 N San Mateo Dr Ste 6
San Mateo, CA
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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