Alzheimers Care Facilities Boerne TX

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Homewood Residence at Shavano Park
(210) 408-7411
4096 de Zavala Rd
San Antonio, TX
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Hill Country Home Health Care
(830) 249-9323
104 Medical Drive
Boerne, TX
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Town And Country Manor
(830) 249-3085
625 North Main Street
Boerne, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

C De Jesus
540 Madison Oak
San Antonio, TX
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Americare In Home Care Inc
(210) 690-4338
12732 Cimarron Path Suite 101
San Antonio, TX
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

Robert Stevenson
114 E Blanco Rd
Boerne, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Hilltop Nursing Home
(830) 249-2594
200 East Ryan Street
Boerne, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Riverview Nursing And Rehab
(830) 249-2799
1102 River Rd
Boerne, TX
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Louan Packer
601 Happy Trl
San Antonio, TX
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Homecare Dimensions Inc
(210) 696-2626
12500 Network Boulevard Suite 210
San Antonio, TX
Specialty
Home Health Agencies

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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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