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Emad Eskander
77 Mill St
Westfield, MA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Governors Center
(413) 562-5464
66 Broad Street
Westfield, MA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Mountainview Health Care Ctr
(413) 562-0097
46 Main Road
Montgomery, MA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Noble Hospice Services
(413) 568-6884
77 Mill Street, Suite 207
Westfield, MA
Specialty
Hospices

Jan Steele-Perkins
81 E Silver St
Westfield, MA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Noble Visiting Nurse
(413) 562-7049
77 Mill St Suite 207
Westfield, MA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Harborside - Westfield
(413) 568-5795
60 East Silver Street
Westfield, MA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Renaissance Manor Of Westfield
(413) 568-2341
37 Feeding Hills Road
Westfield, MA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Nora Schwartz
(413) 568-6141
77 Mill St Ste 251
Westfield, MA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

John Zebrun
(413) 572-5151
115 W Silver St
Westfield, MA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

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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