Alzheimers Care Facilities Westbury NY

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Atria, East Northport
(631) 757-8000
10 Cheshire Place
East Northport, NY
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Anand Nadkarni
(516) 338-4954
8 Harwick Rd
Westbury, NY
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Hospice Care Of Li, Queens South Shore
(516) 832-7100
900 Merchants Concourse
Westbury, NY
Specialty
Hospices

Gladys Simon
(516) 997-1297
866 Leonard Dr
Westbury, NY
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Americare Certified Special Svc Inc
(516) 228-0300
900 Merchants Concourse
Westbury, NY
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Richard Poniarski
1966 Valentines Rd
Westbury, NY
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

North Shore Home Care
(516) 876-6120
972 Brush Hollow Road
Westbury, NY
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Karl Dormesy
(516) 338-7579
27 Marietta Dr
Westbury, NY
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Nursing Sisters Home Care Inc
(516) 683-1300
1600 Stewart Avenue
Westbury, NY
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

J Saint-Preux
14 Schultz St
Westbury, NY
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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