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Leslie Sziebert
2003 Evergreen Ct
Yakima, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Roy Kokenge
12 N 10th Ave
Yakima, WA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Jamie Simmons
110 S 9th Ave
Yakima, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Garden Village
(509) 453-4854
206 S Tenth Avenue
Yakima, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Summitview Healthcare Center
(509) 966-6240
3801 Summitview Avenue
Yakima, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Garrett Daum
2811 Tieton Dr
Yakima, WA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Providence Hospice Of Yakima
(509) 575-5093
7 South 10th Avenue
Yakima, WA
Specialty
Hospices

Landmark Care Center
(509) 248-4102
710 North 39th Avenue
Yakima, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Providence Yakima Transitional Care
(509) 575-5060
110 South 9th Avenue
Yakima, WA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Saleem Khamisani
(509) 469-3122
210 S 11th Ave Ste 45
Yakima, WA
Specialty
Neurology, 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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