Alzheimers Care Facilities Walpole MA

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Brighton Gardens of Dedham
(781) 407-7711
391 Common St
Dedham, MA
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Hospice Care, Alz/Dementia Support

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Harrington House Nur & Rehab C
(508) 660-3080
160 Main Street
Walpole, MA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Caritas Norwood Tcu
(781) 769-4000
800 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
Norwood, MA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Pamela Hoyt
(781) 762-2223
190 Lenox St
Norwood, MA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Charlwell House
(781) 762-7700
305 Walpole St
Norwood, MA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Walpole Area Vna
(508) 668-1066
55 West Street Po Bx 252
Walpole, MA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Eugene Cacciola
190 Lenox St
Norwood, MA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Caritas Home Care Neponset
(617) 769-1640
3 Edgewater Drive
Norwood, MA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Thomas Upham House
(508) 359-6050
519 Main Street
Medfield, MA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Mahnoosh Eslami
45 Hospital Rd
Medfield, MA
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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