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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Robert Burchuk
(818) 986-6272
16133 Ventura Blvd
Encino, CA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Harry Rein
15243 Vanowen St
Van Nuys, CA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

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

Balowen Care Center
(818) 343-0700
16955 Vanowen Street
Van Nuys, CA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Vitas Healthcare Corporation Of Califo
(818) 760-2273
16030 Ventura Blvd, Suite 600
Encino, CA
Specialty
Hospices

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

Ali Azizi
(818) 789-1033
16661 Ventura Blvd
Encino, CA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Lancelot Alexander
16030 Ventura Blvd
Encino, CA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Admiral Home Health Inc
(818) 995-9110
16133 Ventura Blvd #700
Encino, CA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

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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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