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Community Hlth Professionals,Inc Chap
(419) 238-9223
1159 Westwood Drive
Van Wert, OH
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Hospice - The Caring Way
(419) 238-3714
1159 Westwood Drive
Van Wert, OH
Specialty
Hospices

Vancrest Health Care Center
(419) 238-4646
10357 Van Wert-Decatur Road
Van Wert, OH
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Convoy Care Center
(419) 749-2194
127 Mentzer Dr Po Box 430
Convoy, OH
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Colonial Nursing Center Of Roc
(419) 363-2193
201 Buckeye Street
Rockford, OH
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Van Wert Manor
(419) 238-6655
160 Fox Rd
Van Wert, OH
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Private Duty Of Vna
(419) 238-6726
1157 Westwood Drive
Van Wert, OH
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Van Wert Cty Comprehensive Mental Hlth
(419) 238-3434
118 North Walnut Street Po Box 601
Van Wert, OH
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Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

Laurels Of Shane Hill, The
(419) 363-2620
10731 State Route 118
Rockford, OH
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Vancrest Of Delphos
(419) 695-2871
1425 East Fifth Street
Delphos, OH
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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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