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Regina Smock
3722 Lehigh St
Whitehall, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Nursefinders Of Allentown
(610) 776-4124
1541 Alta Drive Suite 301
Whitehall, PA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Maromi Nei
421 W Chew St
Allentown, PA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Maria Herrada
1323 W Hamilton St
Allentown, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Haven House
(610) 433-6181
1108 Walnut Street
Allentown, PA
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

Fellowship Manor
(610) 799-3000
3000 Fellowship Drive
Whitehall, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Lehigh Valley Visiting Nrs Inc
(610) 435-3100
2127 South First Avenue
Whitehall, PA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Henry Wills
(610) 821-9712
451 W Chew St
Allentown, PA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Heartland Hospice Services Inc
(610) 432-1022
1227 Liberty Street
Allentown, PA
Specialty
Hospices

Heartland Hm Hlth Care & Hosp
(610) 432-1022
1227 Liberty Street
Allentown, PA
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

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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