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Ledgewood Manor
(207) 892-2261
Rt 115 Box 76
Windham, ME
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Gorham House
(207) 839-5757
50 New Portland Road
Gorham, ME
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Noel Goodman
(207) 781-7701
367 Us Route 1
Falmouth, ME
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Falmouth By The Sea
(207) 781-4714
191 Foreside Road
Falmouth, ME
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

David Heilner
(207) 829-2828
15 Hemlock Rdg
N Yarmouth, ME
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Celia Englander
17 Mallison Falls Rd
Windham, ME
Specialty
Geriatric Internal Medicine, Alzheimer's Specialist

Ruth Frydman
12 Mill Ridge Rd
Cumberland, ME
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Ewa Sznajder
Providence Ave
Falmouth, ME
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Sedgewood Commons
(207) 781-5775
22 Northbrook Drive
Falmouth, ME
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Springbrook Healthcare & Rehab
(207) 856-1230
300 Spring St
Westbrook, ME
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

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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