Alzheimers Care Facilities Bristol TN

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Wellington Place of Colonial Heights
(423) 239-0022
400 Professional Park Pvt Dr
Kingsport, TN
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Bristol Regional Center Snf
(423) 844-6407
1 Medical Park Blvd
Bristol, TN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Wellmont Hospice
(423) 844-5252
280 Steeles Road
Bristol, TN
Specialty
Hospices

Tricare Behavioral Health Center Llc
(423) 239-4638
1104 Volunteer Parkway Suite 20
Bristol, TN
Specialty
Alzheimer's Research FoundationAlzheimer's Research Foundation

Nhc Healthcare
(276) 669-4711
245 North St
Bristol, VA
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

William Weir
3183 W State St
Bristol, TN
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Cambridge House,The
(423) 968-4123
250 Belle Brook Rd
Bristol, TN
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

John Neale
26 Midway St
Bristol, TN
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Ashvin Patel
3175 W State St
Bristol, TN
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Bristol Hm Hlth Srvcs Inc
(276) 466-4939
621 Commonwealth Avenue
Bristol, VA
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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