Alzheimers Care Facilities Tacoma WA

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Clare Bridge of Puyallup
(253) 445-1300
8811 176th St E
Puyallup, WA
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Donna Lohmann
4301 S Pine St Ste 301
Tacoma, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Heritage Rehab & Specialty Car
(253) 474-8456
7411 Pacific Avenue
Tacoma, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Lisa Corthell
4301 S Pine St
Tacoma, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Orchard Park Health Care Center
(253) 475-4611
4755 South 48th
Tacoma, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Clare Bridge Shoreline View
(253) 858-7790
9324 N Harborview Dr
Gig Harbor, WA
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Franciscan Hospice
(253) 671-7000
3901 South Fife
Tacoma, WA
Specialty
Hospices

Gentiva Health Services/Tacoma
(253) 475-6862
4020 S 56th St
Tacoma, WA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Manor Care Health Services
(253) 474-8421
5601 S Orchard Street
Tacoma, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Franciscan Health System- Taco
(253) 473-2273
6220 South Alaska Street
Tacoma, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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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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