Alzheimers Care Facilities Candler NC

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Arbor Terrace of Asheville
(828) 681-5533
3199 Sweeten Creek Rd
Asheville, NC
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Terrence Clark
(828) 667-0287
Rr 1 Box 738
Candler, NC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Alzheimer's Association, Western Nc Chapter
(800) 522-2451
3 Louisiana Avenue Ave.
Asheville, NC
Specialty
Alzheimer's Association Chapters

Aston Park Health Care Center
(828) 253-4437
380 Brevard Rd
Asheville, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Laura Fleck
21 Turtle Creek Dr
Asheville, NC
Specialty
Neurology, Alzheimer's Specialist

Clare Bridge of Asheville
(828) 687-0155
4 Walden Ridge Dr
Asheville, NC
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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Pisgah Manor Health Care Cente
(828) 667-9851
Holcombe Cove Road P O Box 1000
Candler, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Rickman Nursing Care Center
(828) 254-9675
213 Richmond Hill Drive
Asheville, NC
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

William Simons
353 Racquet Club Rd
Asheville, NC
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Donald Neblett
(828) 274-5627
20 All Souls Cres
Asheville, NC
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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