Alzheimers Care Facilities Tualatin OR

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Regency Park Assisted Living
(503) 292-8444
8300 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Todd Devere
19250 Sw 65th Ave
Tualatin, OR
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Paul Ash
19250 Sw 65th Ave
Tualatin, OR
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Tigard Rehab And Extended Care Center
(503) 639-1144
14145 Sw 105th St
Tigard, OR
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Eugene Minard
15775 Sw Bell Rd
Sherwood, OR
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Clare Bridge of Beaverton
(503) 439-1653
16655 NW Walker Rd
Beaverton, OR
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Chas Bellville
(503) 692-0688
6485 Sw Borland Rd
Tualatin, OR
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

King City Rehab Liv Ctr
(503) 620-5141
16485 Sw Pacific Highway
Tigard, OR
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Susan Morton
(503) 243-3366
15862 Sw 72nd Ave
Portland, OR
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Marvin Seppala
(503) 624-3929
17685 65th Ave Ste 500
Lake Oswego, OR
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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