Alzheimers Care Facilities Yuma AZ

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Daybreak Adult Day Health Care
(928) 783-8316
321 South 15th Avenue
Yuma, AZ
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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William Konyecsni
3250 E 40th St
Yuma, AZ
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Yuma Nursing Center
(928) 726-6700
1850 West 25th Street
Yuma, AZ
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Palm View Rehabilitation & Car
(928) 783-8831
2222 South Avenue A
Yuma, AZ
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Yuma Regional Medical Center
(928) 344-2000
2400 South Avenue A
Yuma, AZ
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

John Sobotka
3939 S Avenue #3e
Yuma, AZ
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Life Care Center Of Yuma
(928) 344-0425
2450 19th Ave South
Yuma, AZ
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Homechoice Health Care Service
(928) 341-1490
2390 South Avenue A
Yuma, AZ
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Yrmc Home Care
(928) 317-0040
399 West 32nd Street
Yuma, AZ
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Sydney Jaffe
(928) 336-7095
2400 S Avenue A
Yuma, AZ
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

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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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