Alzheimers Care Facilities Van Nuys CA

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Brighton Gardens of Northridge
(818) 886-1616
17650 Devonshire St
Northridge, CA
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Nursing Home Services, Alz/Dementia Support

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Jay Mortimer
(818) 385-0385
16661 Ventura Blvd
Encino, CA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Robert Rose
(818) 789-8161
15760 Ventura Blvd # 1929
Encino, CA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Encino-Tarzana Regional Medical Ctr
(818) 995-5281
16237 Ventura Blvd
Encino, CA
Specialty
Hospitals

All Med Home Health Services Inc
(818) 986-2356
16661 Ventura Blvd Suite 503
Encino, CA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Simon Horenstein
6819 Sepulveda Blvd
Van Nuys, CA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

David Glaser
(818) 382-9920
16530 Ventura Blvd Ste 200
Encino, CA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Fereidoon Kharabi
(818) 776-9080
16661 Ventura Blvd
Encino, CA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Hisham Korraa
14411 Vanowen St Ste 201
Van Nuys, CA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Country Villa Woodman Healthcare Ctr
(818) 786-3470
13524 Sherman Way
Van Nuys, CA
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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