Alzheimers Care Facilities State College PA

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Foxdale Village
(814) 238-3322
500 E Marylyn Ave
State College, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Gentiva Health Srvcs St Coll
(814) 235-9583
1315 South Allen Street
State College, PA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

John Martin
120 S Burrowes St
State College, PA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Transitional Care Unit
(814) 234-6137
1800 East Park Avenue
State College, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

University Park Nursing Center
(814) 237-0630
450 Waupelani Drive
State College, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

In-Home Care Services
(814) 235-1011
1104 Plaza Drive
State College, PA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Fairways At Brookline
(814) 238-3139
1950 Cliffside Drive
State College, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Brookline Home Care & Hospice
(814) 466-4800
3901 South Atherton Street
State College, PA
Specialty
Hospices

George Hromnak
805 Holmes St
State College, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Joshua Figlin
(814) 234-6117
1800 E Park Ave
State College, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

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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