Alzheimers Care Facilities Augusta GA

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Brookdale Place of Augusta
(706) 738-6003
326 Boy Scout Road
Augusta, GA
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Khalid Malik
(706) 823-2216
1 Freedom Way
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

David Miller
1515 Pope Ave
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

James Mc Cord
(706) 733-0188
1 Freedom Way
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Ananda Pathiraja
(706) 721-3141
1515 Pope Ave
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

David Hess
Va. Medical Center
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Augusta Hills Nsg & Rehab Ctr
(706) 737-8258
2122 Cumming Road
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

St Joseph Hospice
(706) 729-6000
2260 Wrightsboro Road
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Hospices

Alzheimer's Association, Augusta Chapter
(706) 731-9060
1899 Central Avenue
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Alzheimer's Association Chapters

Donald Misch
(706) 721-3141
1515 Pope Ave
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Psychiatry, 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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