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Manorcare Health Services-Williamspt S
(570) 323-3758
101 Leader Drive
Williamsport, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Joan Moreau
1100 Grampian Blvd
Williamsport, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Rommel Ramos
201 Academy St
Williamsport, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Steven Hendricks
915 5th Ave
Williamsport, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Rose View Center
(570) 323-4340
1201 Rural Avenue
Williamsport, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Michael Marceau
(570) 320-7525
1100 Grampian Blvd
Williamsport, PA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Regional Hh Svcs Hospice
(570) 320-7848
1100 Grampian Boulevard
Williamsport, PA
Specialty
Hospices

Williamsport Home, The
(570) 323-8781
1900 Ravine Road
Williamsport, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Manorcare Health Svcs-Williams
(570) 323-8627
300 Leader Drive
Williamsport, PA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Susquehanna Regional Hh Srvcs
(570) 320-7690
1100 Grampian Blvd Divine Hosp
Williamsport, 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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